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Mark Gatiss stars in BBC One's Gunpowder

Oct 21, 2017

A whole host of CB'ers can be seen in BBC One's new three-part drama Gunpowder. The show depicts the tale of the Gunpowder Plot, an attempt to assassinate King James I by planting explosives underneath the House of Lords.

Mark Gatiss stars as Lord Robert Cecil, a chief advisor to King James I. Robert Emms plays John Gerard and Kevin Eldon is Hawksworth. Tom Sweet is Young Robert and Philip Hill-Pearson plays Everard Digby.

Gunpowder starts on October 21st on BBC One at 9.10pm.​