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This London-set series centers on a young woman pursued by shadowy paranormal adversaries while grappling with extraordinary abilities of her own.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Emma Greenwell ...  Myfanwy Thomas 8 episodes, 2019
Joely Richardson ...  Lady Farrier 8 episodes, 2019
Jon Fletcher ...  Alex Gestalt / ... 8 episodes, 2019
Ronan Raftery ...  Robert Gestalt 8 episodes, 2019
Catherine Steadman ...  Eliza Gestalt 8 episodes, 2019
Adrian Lester ...  Conrad Grantchester 8 episodes, 2019
Olivia Munn ...  Monica Reed 8 episodes, 2019
Ruth Madeley ...  Ingrid Woodhouse 8 episodes, 2019
Barry Atsma ...  Peter van Syoc 5 episodes, 2019
Tamsin Topolski ...  Bronwyn 5 episodes, 2019
Joshua Squire ...  Myfanwy's Friend 5 episodes, 2019
Howard Corlett ...  Trevor Birch 4 episodes, 2019
Michael Karim ...  Nazim 4 episodes, 2019
Luke Roberts ...  Marcus Kevler 4 episodes, 2019
Gina McKee ...  Jennifer Birch 3 episodes, 2019
Yohanna Ephrem Yohanna Ephrem ...  Jasmine Motha 3 episodes, 2019
Nikolaos Brahimllari ...  Zef Goga / ... 3 episodes, 2019
Toby Cordes ...  Myfanwy's Friend 3 episodes, 2019
Michael McElhatton ...  Lorik 3 episodes, 2019
Michael Thyx Michael Thyx ...  Geoffrey 3 episodes, 2019
Eleanor Matsuura ...  Claudia Clifton 2 episodes, 2019
Simon Bubb Simon Bubb ...  Kyle Miller 2 episodes, 2019
Aidan O'Callaghan ...  Analyst / ... 2 episodes, 2019
Manoj Anand ...  Ferry Passenger / ... 2 episodes, 2019
Lee Byford Lee Byford ...  Football fan 2 episodes, 2019
Stephen Hawke ...  Police Officer 2 episodes, 2019
Sandeep Mohan ...  Ferry Passenger / ... 2 episodes, 2019
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Storyline

The London-set series centers on a young woman pursued by shadowy paranormal adversaries while grappling with extraordinary abilities of her own. After waking in a park with total amnesia surrounded by dead bodies, she must fight to uncover her past, and resume her position at the head of Britain's most secret (supernatural) service before the traitors who stole her memory can finish what they started.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

30 June 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Rook See more »

Filming Locations:

London, England, UK

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Dolby Atmos

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Hulu was originally going to make the series. See more »

Goofs

The lead character's name is Myfanwy, and they keep pronouncing it as "Miffany" ("rhymes with Tiffany"). The correct pronunciation, however, is "Mi-van-wee". See more »

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I'll finish it, but please read the book.
30 June 2019 | by jetstream22See all my reviews

I've just realized how difficult it would be to bring the book as a whole to the small screen. You can make an endangered show for the fans or craft a semblance of the material for public interest. I think they've done a good job of the latter. I just miss the culled characters and storylines. Can see the direction they're on and, hopefully, the constant exposition and 5 minutes spent wandering the apartment were the foundation for the increasing exciting pace of a great story.


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