Colin Morgan has landed a lead role in the second series of award-winning BBC drama The Fall opposite Gillian Anderson and Jamie Dornan.
Now he is heading to Belfast to play DS Tom Anderson, an officer involved in the hunt for serial killer Paul Spector, played by Jamie Dornan.
Colin Morgan: “ I’m delighted to be joining the cast of The Fall for what is going to be an exciting and gripping second series. Allan Cubitt has written exceptional material and I feel very privileged to be working with him and the very talented cast. ”
Colin Morgan will also return as DS Tom Anderson in the third and final chapter of The Fall ( 2016 )
The Fall Photos: BBCTwo – Tom Anderson, played by Colin Morgan.
Starring Gillian Anderson and Jamie Dornan, it is a gripping psychological thriller that forensically examines the lives of a serial killer and a ruthless policewoman who will stop at nothing to get to the top.
” It’s a dream come true to be part of The Fall’s strong local cast.” Colin Morgan via Beltel ( Thanks to Maureen Coleman )
On her return to the role, Gillian Anderson said: “I’m over the moon to be back in production with this team again and to step into the shoes of the elusive Stella for what promises to be an even darker second season.”
On his return to the role of Spector, Jamie Dornan said: “I’m delighted to be back in production for the second series of The Fall. Allan Cubitt has outdone himself, and the scripts are stunning.”
The Fall has received two BAFTA nominations for series one. The Fall has been nominated for Best Mini Series and Jamie Dornan is in the running for the coveted title of ‘Leading Actor’. Irishmirror.ie
BBC Two – The Fall