Ryan Fletcher (Outlander) and Hainsley Lloyd Bennett (Casualty) have joined upcoming DC show Pennyworth as series regulars.
Fletcher will play Dave Boy, a haggard Highland Scotsman who is slowly drinking himself to death since leaving the army, is a close ally of Alfred and Bazza and also the most unpredictable of the trio.
Bennett will play Bazza, a posh Bajan playboy, is highly proficient at logistics and a valued member of Alfred’s team.
The 10-episode, one-hour drama series is based on DC characters created by Bob Kane with Bill Finger. It follows Bruce Wayne’s legendary butler, Alfred Pennyworth (Jack Bannon), a former British SAS soldier in his 20’s, who forms a security company and goes to work with a young billionaire Thomas Wayne (Ben Aldridge), who’s not yet Bruce’s father, in 1960s London.
Production on the series will begin next week on Monday, October 22, 2018, at Warner Bros. Studios Leavesden, in the UK; Pennyworth is the first television series to film at Leavesden.