Meanwhile, Sky’s rival BBC has unveiled first photos presenting the characters from their new three episode period set drama THE
MINIATURIST which will, start airing in two weeks when Howards End finishes!
Set in 1686, it follows 18 year old Nella Oortman (Anya Taylor Joy) who knocks at the door of a grand house in the wealthiest quarter of Amsterdam.
|Anya Taylor Joy is Nella Oortman|
Full of hopes and dreams, she has come from the country to begin a new life as the wife of wealthy merchant, Johannes (Alex Hassell) Brandt. But instead
|Alex Hassell is Johannes in the series|
of Johannes, she’s met by his cold sister Marin (Romola Garai) and quickly realises that nothing is as it seems in the Brandt household. When Johannes
|Romola Garai and Anya Taylor Joy|
finally appears he presents her with an extraordinary wedding gift: a doll’s house replica of their home. It is to be furnished by an elusive miniaturist,
|The series will probably start airing in December|
whose tiny creations mirror what is happening within the house in unexpected ways and seem to be predicting and unravelling the future with unsettling accuracy.