Thursday 21 September 2017

Adrian Lester joins US cop movie

Adrian Lester is to play a US cop on the big screen
Adrian Lester is to play a US cop on the big screen

Adrian Lester is to play a US cop in indie drama Grey Lady.

The British actor - best known for his portrayal of a suave conman in long-running BBC show Hustle - will play plain-clothes Nantucket detective Johnson, Deadline reported.

The film sees Johnson struggling to keep the peace in his quiet island community when it is revealed there is a killer on the loose.

Grey Lady will be directed by Mutant X's John Shea and will also star Eric Dane and Natalie Zea.

Adrian, 45, is a well known theatre actor and director in Britain and was awarded an OBE in the 2013 New Year's Honours list.

His big screen roles include political drama Primary Colours and sci fi movie The Day After Tomorrow.

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