Tom Hiddleston joins Apple TV+ series 'The Essex Serpent'
What you need to know
- The Essex Serpent on Apple TV+ will star Tom Hiddleston.
- He will play William Ransome in the Victorian drama series.
- Production for the show recently got underway in the UK.
Production for Apple TV+ show The Essex Serpent has begun in the UK, and MCU star Tom Hiddleston (Loki) is set to star alongside Claire Danes in the Victorian drama series.
As reported by Variety:
In February it was reported that Danes would replace Keira Knightley, who was previously cast in the show's lead role.
Production for the show has this week begun in the UK town of Maldon in Essex, as reported by local outlet Daily Gazette:
The Essex Serpent set dressing. Looks fab! https://t.co/1h4nqBLOqpThe Essex Serpent set dressing. Looks fab! https://t.co/1h4nqBLOqp— Saff - Variant 1283 ☀️ (@sky_waller) March 23, 2021March 23, 2021
You can see more images from the report here.
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