First promotional imagery for the upcoming BBC / HBO Miniseries ‘Parade’s End’.
The image and following translated text come from the Brazilian site Veja.com
This is a miniseries announced in June 2011 , produced by the BBC in England in partnership with HBO in the U.S..
Parade’s End is an adaptation by Tom Stoppard ( Shakespeare in Love ) from the work of Ford Mardox Ford, starring Benedict Cumberbatch ( Sherlock ), Rebecca Hall and Adelaine Clemens , among others.
Set during the first World War, the five-episode mini-series chronicles the life of Christopher Tietjens, a passive and conservative English aristocrat married to Sylvia, an ambitious woman who has extramarital affairs.
When Christopher goes to war he meets Wannop Valentine, a young feminist who becomes part of the triangle.
Also in the cast are actors Roger Allam, Anne-Marie Duff, Rupert Everett, Stephen Graham (Boardwalk Empire), Clare Higgins, Janet McTeer, Miranda Richardson (Rubicon), Freddie Fox (The Shadow Line), Jack Huston (Boardwalk Empire) , Tom Mison, Geoffrey Palmer, Jamie Parker (The Hour) and Steven Robertson .
Parade’s End is a Mammoth Screen production in partnership with Anchorage Entertainment, Look Out Point and Trademark Films, filmed on location in the UK, Belgium and France. Still no release date announced, the miniseries was sold to channels in Australia (Nine Network) and France (Art) during the MIPTV audiovisual fair, for which this poster was produced.