Michael Gambon to play Winston Churchill in new ITV drama – CultBox

Michael Gambon to play Winston Churchill in new ITV drama by William Martin ITV has commissioned a new one-off drama about Sir Winston Churchill set in the 1950s.Churchill’s Secret will star Michael Gambon (Harry Potter) as Churchill and Lindsay Duncan (Birdman) as Clementine Churchill. The feature-length film is based on Jonathan Smith’s recently published book, The Churchill Secret: KBO, and adapted by Stewart Harcourt (Treasure Island). ITV’s director of Drama Steve November commented: “Churchill’s Secret is the extraordinary and compelling story of how one of our country’s most famous political figures battled back from life-threatening illness to hold on to … Read more