Two of the UK’s most acclaimed actors, Steven Mackintosh (Luther, The Sweeney, Inside Men) and Olivia Williams (Anna Karenina, Hyde Park On Hudson, The Sixth Sense) star in lavish 1940s drama, The Halcyon, coming to DVD on March 20th from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment.
Produced by award-winning independent production company Left Bank Pictures the eight-part series, which aired on ITV, tells of a bustling five-star hotel at the centre of London society and a world at war.
The Halcyon also features Kara Tointon (Mr Selfridge, Sound Of Music Live), Alex Jennings (The Lady In The Van, The Queen), Matt Ryan (Constantine, Arrow), Hermione Corfield (Knights Of The Roundtable: King Arthur, Pride and Prejudice And Zombies) and Mark Benton (Eddie The Eagle, Waterloo Road).
The Halcyon” is a drama set during World War II that tells the story of a bustling and glamorous five-star hotel at the centre of London society.
Set to a soundtrack of the era, it shows London life and the impact of war on families, politics, relationships and work across every social class.