Sam Neill and Max Irons starring in ITV’s new ‘Tutankhamun’ drama 2016

Sam Neill and Max Irons will lead the cast of ITV’s epic new Tutankhamun mini series. The four-part drama is based on the story of Howard Carter – played by Max Irons (Woman In Gold, The White Queen) – and his discovery of the tomb of one of Ancient Egypt’s forgotten pharaohs, the boy-king Tutankhamun. Sam Neill (Peaky Blinders, Jurassic Park) will play the “dashing and eccentric” Lord Carnarvon, who keeps faith with Carter and continues to back his expeditions when no one else will. Tutankhamun is written by Guy Burt (Jekyll and Hyde, The Bletchley Circle) and focuses on … Read more