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LIFE After Life is the new BBC Two drama that brings to life the famous novel by Kate Atkinson.
Starring Downton Abbey actress Jessica Brown Findlay, here is who else you can expect to see on your screens.
Life After Life kicks off this April on BBC Two.Credit: House Productions
Who stars in Life After Life?
Thomasin McKenzie as Ursula
Thomasin Harcourt McKenzie takes on the role of Ursula in the BBC2 dramaCredit: Getty
Thomasin Harcourt McKenzie is a 21-year-old actress from New Zealand.
She is best known for her role in Debra Granik’s 2018 drama film Leave No Trace.
McKenzie has also appeared in the 2019 films The King, Jojo Rabbit, and True History of the Kelly Gang, as well as the 2021 thriller Old, where she played lead role.
Sian Clifford as Sylvie Todd
Fleabag star Sian Clifford is set to appear in Life After LifeCredit: PA
Sian Clifford is a 42-year-old English actress.
She is best known for playing Claire in the BBC comedy-drama series Fleabag and for her portrayal of Martha Crawley in the ITV/Amazon Studios series Vanity Fair.
She won the Bafta TV Award for Best Female Comedy Performance for the second season of Fleabag.
James McArdle as Hugh Todd
Actor James McArdle plays Hugh Todd in Life After LifeCredit: Getty
James John McArdle is a 33-year-old Scottish actor who hails from Glasgow.
He won the Ian Charleson Award for his role as Mikhail Platonov in Platonov in 2016.
The actor is best known for Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens (2015), ’71 (2014) and Mary Queen of Scots (2018).
Jessica Brown Findlay as Izzie
Jessica Rose Brown Findlay will star as Izzie in Life After LifeCredit: PA
Jessica Rose Brown Findlay is a 32-year-old English actress.
She is best known for playing Lady Sybil Crawley in the ITV period drama series Downton Abbey.
More recently, she starred as Pamela Legat in the Netflix film Munich: The Edge of War in 2021.
Jessica Hynes as Mrs Glover
Jessica Hynes stars as Mrs Glover in Life After LifeCredit: PA
Tallulah Jessica Elina Hynes is a 49-year-old English actress, director and writer.
She has been nominated for a Tony, a Laurence Olivier Award, five Baftas (winning two) and three British Comedy Awards (winning two).
In 2019, she starred in the BBC and HBO production Years and Years.
Who else stars in Life After Life?
Rounding off the cast will include:
- Patsy Ferran (Black Narcissus)
- Harry Michell (Yesterday)
- Laurie Kynaston (The Trouble With Maggie Cole)
- Joshua Hill (Small Axe)
- Maria Laird (Derry Girls)
When does Life After Life star on BBC Two?
Life After Life is set to arrive on BBC Two on Tuesday, April 18 at 9pm.
The series will consist of four episodes in total.
Fear not if you miss any episodes, as once they have aired, they will become available to watch on BBC iPlayer.