Toby Whithouse

Stormzy cast in Noughts + Crosses

Stormzy cast in Noughts + Crosses

Stormzy has joined the cast of ‘Noughts + Crosses’. The grime star – who will be headlining Glastonbury Festival this summer – is set to turn his talents to acting with a role in the highly anticipated BBC1 adaptation of Marolie Blackman’s novel series. Stormzy said: "As a diehard fan of Malorie’s novels, being a part of this important show is a dream come ... »

Toby Whithouse to pen Gormenghast adaptation with Neil Gaiman

Toby Whithouse to pen Gormenghast adaptation with Neil Gaiman

Toby Whithouse will pen the new TV adaptation of Mervyn Peake’s ‘Gormenghast’ novels. The ‘Doctor Who’ writer is set to create the show for Freemantle, who crafted a deal to adapt all of Peake’s fantasy series, alongside Neil Gaiman and Akiva Goldsman, after winning a hotly contested battle to option the five books. The story – comprised of four books, ... »