Ben has joined the cast of Netflix’s ‘Shadow and Bone’, an 8 episode series based on Leigh Bardugo’s Grishaverse novels ‘Shadow and Bone’ and ‘Six of Crows’. Ben will play General Kirigan, the commander of a magical military elite in Bardugo’s fantasy world.
In a world cleaved in two by a massive barrier of perpetual darkness, where unnatural creatures feast on human flesh, a young soldier uncovers a power that might finally unite her country. But as she struggles to hone her power, dangerous forces plot against her. Thugs, thieves, assassins and saints are at war now, and it will take more than magic to survive.
Frank strives to protect a teenager caught in a sinister conspiracy while doing whatever it takes — and then some — to end Russo once and for all.
The official title and descriptions for all 13 episodes are behind the cut:
Ben has been cast opposite Julia Ormond in the new emotional thriller Gold Digger for BBC One, a six-part series about a woman falling in love with a much younger man and the effect it has on her already damaged family. Read the official synopsis below:
Ben Barnes plays Benjamin Golding, the thirty something copywriter with a shrouded past who becomes involved with an older woman Julia Day (Ormond). As the series progresses the impact their unconventional relationship has on her family is explored and the secrets of their past are revealed. Has Julia finally found the happiness she’s always deserved? Or is Benjamin really the gold digger they think he is?
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