Game of Thrones Alum Richard Dormer, 5 More Join Cast of BBC America's Discworld Adaptation The Watch

TVLine | 9/11/2019 | Dave Nemetz
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Richard Dormer is leaping right back into the fantasy fray: The Game of Thrones veteran will lead the cast of BBC America’s Discworld adaptation The Watch, TVLine has learned.

Based on Sir Terry Pratchett’s beloved fantasy novels, The Watch is set in the fictional city of Ankh-Morpork, where crime has been legalized, and centers on a band of misfit cops trying to save their city from total anarchy. (The eight-episode series begins filming later this month.) Dormer will star as Sam Vimes, captain of The Watch, who’s been “disempowered by a broken society that’s reduced his department’s jurisdiction to almost nothing.”

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“I’m so thrilled to be part of this brilliant madness and mayhem!” Dormer said in a statement. “I was immediately...
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