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Stanley Townsend

Stanley Townsend



Ireland

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In Andor as Commandant Jayhold Beehazas Commandant Jayhold Beehaz

in Andor
In The Regime as Emil Bartosas Emil Bartos

in The Regime
In Kaos as Minosas Minos

in Kaos
In Becoming Elizabeth as Anthony Dennyas Anthony Denny

in Becoming Elizabeth

TV Series Starring Stanley Townsend

The RegimeThe Regime
HBO Max, 2024 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Mini-Series | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.1/5

The Regime tells the story of one year within the walls of the palace of an authoritarian regime as it begins to unravel.


KaosKaos
Netflix, 2024 Running | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy | ► Trailer

Kaos is a darkly comedic and contemporary re-imagining of Greek mythology, exploring themes of gender politics, power, and life in the underworld.


BlackshoreBlackshore
RTE ONE, 2024 Running | Drama, Crime, Thriller | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.4/5

After a series of "undue force" allegations, Fia is banished from her high-octane position to a rural backwater - uncomfortably close to her hometown. While there, she is charged with investigating a missing person case: a woman from Blackshore who has disappeared in mysterious circumstances. The case brings a reluctant Fia face to face with her traumatic past and back into the fold of a community who are still processing the unwelcome attention that her historical case brought to the town: a town that remains steeped in its own secrets and lies.


AndorAndor
Disney+, 2022 On Hiatus | Drama, Action, Adventure, Thriller | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.4/5

Set in the Star Wars universe, Andor is a tense nail-biting spy thriller, which follows the adventures of a rebel spy Cassian Andor.


Becoming ElizabethBecoming Elizabeth
Starz, 2022 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, History | ► Trailer
Rating: 4/5

Becoming Elizabeth is the fascinating story of the early life of England's most iconic Queen. Long before she ascended the throne, young Elizabeth Tudor was an orphaned teenager who became embroiled in the political and sexual politics of the English court. With no clear heir, the death of King Henry the VIII sets into motion a dangerous scramble for power. His surviving children find themselves pawns in a game between the great families of England and the powers of Europe who vie for control of the country. Elizabeth struggles to control her own destiny and take real power as the men around her attempt to claim her sovereignty. Her fascinating and factual journey to secure the crown is filled with scheming, betrayal and illicit relationships that threaten to bring forth her demise at a time in which every man or woman of the court is on the wheel of fortune, which may take them to a position of great power one moment, or the executioner's block the next.


Dangerous Liaisons (2022)Dangerous Liaisons (2022)
Starz, 2022 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, History | ► Trailer
Rating: 3/5

Dangerous Liaisons follows the Marquise de Merteuil and the Vicomte de Valmont, two narcissistic rivals and ex-lovers who use seduction to control and exploit others. It explores the world of the French aristocracy shortly before the French revolution. The series will tell the origin story of the early years of both characters when they meet as passionate young lovers in the slums of 18th century Paris.


TraitorsTraitors
Channel 4, 2019 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Thriller, Spy/Espionage | ► Trailer
Rating: 2.9/5

Traitors revolves around Feef Symonds, a bold and ambitious 20-something woman who joins the Civil Service in 1945, just as Attlee's Labour party sweeps to victory, defeating Churchill in an electoral bolt from the blue. Her ambition to make something of her life, which goes unrecognised by her family, is furthermore complicated by her American lover. Feef agrees to spy on her own government for the Americans, who have a hidden agenda in making sure England's burgeoning Socialist ambitions don't play into Soviet hands. Struggling to work out what she stands for, and what she's capable of, Feef must learn to think for herself and play by her own rules at a time when knowledge becomes power and nothing and no-one is what they seem.


Resistance (2019)Resistance (2019)
RTE ONE, 2019 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Mini-Series
Rating: 1/5

Welcome to Ireland, 1920. Everything is double - two states, two armies, two judicial systems - and with each of those states working overtly and covertly to destabilise the other, parents and children, brothers and sisters, husbands and wives are all forced to live double lives themselves, and can no longer trust each other. The destruction and collapse of the state is echoed in that of the families and the relationships of our protagonists. Everyone is fighting for their lives, and for the future.


InformerInformer
BBC One, 2018 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Crime, Thriller | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.9/5

Informer centers on Raza (Rizwan), a young, second generation Pakistani man from East London who is coerced by Gabe (Considine), a Counter-Terrorism officer, to go undercover. Gabe, who has a past he is unwilling to expose, is joined by Holly (Powley), his ambitious and endlessly curious partner. As the investigation heats up, the stakes for all three get higher and higher.


RedwaterRedwater
RTE ONE, 2017 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Mystery, Thriller | ► Trailer
Rating: 3/5

EastEnders spin-off series, in which Kathleen and Alfie Moon arrive in the sleepy Irish village of Redwater on a quest to find Kathleen's long-lost son.


Fleming: The Man Who Would Be BondFleming: The Man Who Would Be Bond
BBC America, 2014 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Adventure, Romance, Mini-Series | ► Trailer
Rating: 1/5

Look at the 007 creator, Ian Fleming, and his early life set against the permissive society of war-torn WWII London.


The TunnelThe Tunnel
Sky Atlantic, 2013 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Crime, Mystery, Thriller | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.9/5

Inspired by Scandinavian drama The Bridge, The Tunnel is set against the backdrop of Europe in crisis. When a prominent French politician is found dead on the border between the UK and France, detectives Karl Roebuck and Elise Wassermann are sent to investigate on behalf of their respective countries. However, the case takes a surreal turn when a shocking discovery is made at the crime scene, forcing the French and British police into an uneasy partnership.


The Hollow CrownThe Hollow Crown
BBC Three, 2012 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Military/War, History | ► Trailer
Rating: 4/5

Experience the epic tale of power, family and politics in The Hollow Crown. Follow the rise and fall of three kings and their impact on history. With gripping drama and stunning visuals, this series brings to life the tumultuous reigns of England's monarchs. Don't miss this captivating journey.


The Shadow LineThe Shadow Line
BBC Three, 2011 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Crime, Mystery, Mini-Series
Rating: 3.3/5

The Shadow Line begins after one of Britain's biggest crime lords, Harvey Wratten is murdered. The act come just four hours after he was given a Royal pardon for his crimes.


ZenZen
BBC One, 2011 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Crime, Mystery
Rating: 2.7/5

Rufus Sewell is Aurelio Zen in this three-part adaptation for the BBC. Set and filmed in Italy, the show is an adaptation of Michael Dibdin's novel Vendetta.