BBC One announces Aidan Turner to star as Poldark in new series

Date: 28.02.2014Last updated: 28.02.2014 at 09.30Category: BBC One; Drama; Commissions and casting BBC One today reveals Aidan Turner (The Hobbit Trilogy, Being Human) will star as Ross Poldark in Debbie Horsfield’s adaptation of Winston Graham’s acclaimed saga set in 18th century Cornwall, made by Mammoth Screen and directed by Ed Bazalgette (The Guilty, Endeavour). Britain…