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Series 1

Episode 2

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One Northern Ireland HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One West Midlands

As the king's network of spies close in on them, Catesby and Wintour attempt to raise an army for their plot across mainland Europe. Returning to London with Guy Fawkes in tow, Catesby assembles his gang of plotters for the first time. They know they must act fast, and the plan is formed - they will strike next week, 5 November, at the opening of Parliament. Show less


Robert Catesby:
Kit Harington
Father Henry Garnet:
Peter Mullan
Anne Vaux:
Liv Tyler
Lord Robert Cecil:
Mark Gatiss
Sir William Wade:
Shaun Dooley
Thomas Wintour:
Edward Holcroft
Guy Fawkes:
Tom Cullen
Father John Gerard:
Robert Emms
Thomas Percy:
Daniel West
Jack Wright:
Luke Neal
Thomas Bates:
Luke Broughton
King James I:
Derek Riddell
Sir Philip Herbert:
Hugh Alexander
Lord Northumberland:
David Bamber
Lord Howard:
Simon Kunz
Constable of Castille:
Pedro Casablanc
De Tassis:
Andy Lucas
Lady Dorothy:
Sian Webber
Father Daniel:
Thom Ashley
Young Robert:
Tom Sweet
Lady Dorothy's Servant:
Eleanor Inglis
Captain William Turner:
Fergus O'Donnell
George Farwell:
Josh Moran
Jailer #1:
Murray Taylor
Jailer #2:
William Fox
Sir William Stanley:
Robert Gwilym
Wade's Underling:
Scott Berry
Elizabeth Catesby:
Beatrice Comins
Susan Whinniard:
Kate Wood
Sean Rigby
Bald Drinker:
Karl Haynes
Kevin Eldon
Anne Hudson:
Shelley Draper
Strangled Madrid Woman:
Yolanda Calzado Gill
Football Dad:
Sean Croke
Mary Sparrow:
Vivienne Sloan
Court Clerk:
Richard Hand
Peter Rylands
Protestant Priest:
Gordon Mounsey
Executive Producer:
Ollie Madden
Executive Producer:
Ronan Bennett
Executive Producer:
Daniel West
Executive Producer:
Kit Harington
Laurie Borg
J Blakeson

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