Natalie Dormer Joins ‘Picnic at Hanging Rock’


Natalie Dormer has joined the cast of Picnic at Hanging Rock!

“Game of Thrones” and “The Hunger Games” actress Natalie Dormer is to star as English headmistress Hester Appleyard in Foxtel’s six-part drama “Picnic at Hanging Rock.”

The FremantleMedia Australia production, described as a “re-imagining” of Joan Lindsay’s novel, centers on the mysterious disappearance of three schoolgirls and a teacher on Valentine’s Day in 1900.

Shooting starts in Victoria, Australia, later this month. Screen Australia and Film Victoria have contributed production investment.

Source: Variety