Dominic West


Showtime orders Dominic West, Philip Seymour Hoffman series

CBS-owned US cable net Showtime has ordered two new scripted projects, The Affair and Happyish. Half-hour comedy Happyish is billed as “a dark examination of our pursuit of happiness, a pursuit that might just be the very thing causing our unhappiness in the first place”. Philip Seymour Hoffman (Capote) stars as a middle-aged man dealing […]

Dominic West and Helena Bonham Carter playing Taylor and Burton in BBC America series

US cable channel BBC America is making a TV movie about the turbulent relationship between Richard Burton and Elizabeth Taylor. Dominic West (The Wire) and Helena Bonham Carter will play the stars in Burton and Taylor. It is the second recent project about the couple following last year’s  Liz & Dick, the TV movie for […]