Shroud for A Nightingale - Movie Adaptation Cast & Crew

by lynskeyium | created - 1 month ago | updated - 1 month ago | Public

The people I'd like to see as the cast and crew of the first big screen adaptation of P.D. James' 4th Adam Dalgliesh novel 'Shroud for a Nightingale', should it go into production.

Note: I've given first names to characters who don't have them.

1. Jack McMullen

Actor | Ford v Ferrari

Jack McMullen was born on February 22, 1991 in Liverpool, Merseyside, England. He is an actor and writer, known for Ford v Ferrari (2019) and The Souvenir (2019).

Detective Inspector Adam Dalgliesh

2. Gillian Anderson

Actress | The X Files

Gillian Anderson was born in Chicago, Illinois, to Rosemary Alyce (Lane), a computer analyst, and Homer Edward Anderson III, who owned a film post-production company. Gillian started her career as a member of an amateur actor group while at high school. In 1987, her love of the theatre took her to ...

Chief Administrator Mary Taylor (nee Burns)

3. Olivia Cooke

Actress | Ready Player One

Olivia Cooke was born and raised in Oldham, a former textile manufacturing town in Greater Manchester, North West England. She comes from a family of non-actors; her father, John, is a retired police officer, and her mother is a sales representative. Cooke attended Royton and Crompton Secondary ...

Nurse Josephine 'Jo' Fallon

4. Tom Hiddleston

Actor | The Avengers

Thomas William Hiddleston was born in Westminster, London, to English-born Diana Patricia (Servaes) and Scottish-born James Norman Hiddleston. His mother is a former stage manager, and his father, a scientist, was the managing director of a pharmaceutical company. He started off at the preparatory ...

Dr. Stephen Briggs

5. Monica Dolan

Actress | Eye in the Sky

Monica was born in March 1969 into an Irish family and has a sister Gabrielle. She studied drama at the Guildhall School in London, graduating in 1991 and soon afterwards went into television. A supremely versatile character actress, she has tended to specialize in stunning portrayals of the darker...

Sister Ethel Brumfett

6. Sarah Sutton

Actress | Doctor Who

Sarah Sutton was born on 12 December 1961 and began her acting career at the age of seven when, while attending the Elm Hurst Ballet School, she was picked to play the part of Roo in a Phoenix Theatre production of "Winnie the Pooh". By the age of eleven she had landed a number of TV roles, ...

Matron Hilda Rolfe

7. Erin Richards

Actress | Gotham

Erin Richards was born on May 17, 1986 in Penarth, Wales. She is an actress and director, known for Gotham (2014), Breaking In (2011) and Being Human (2008).

Sister Holly Briggs (nee Taylor) (New Character)

8. Ruth Bradley

Actress | Grabbers

Ruth Bradley was born on January 24, 1987 in Dublin, Ireland. She is known for her work on Grabbers (2012), Flyboys (2006) and Pursuit (2015).

Sister Mavis Gearing

9. Sacha Parkinson

Actress | Coronation Street

Sacha Parkinson was born in Manchester, England as Sacha Louise Parkinson to an English mother and a Scottish Father. Sacha began her acting career at the age of just 11 in channel 4's adaptation of The Illustrated Mum (2003). She is an actress best known for Awaydays (2009), A Boy Called Dad (2009...

Sister Heather Pearce

10. Fern Deacon

Actress | Penny Dreadful

Fern Deacon is an actress, known for Penny Dreadful (2014), The Enfield Haunting (2015) and Ackley Bridge (2017).

Student Nurse Julia Pardoe

11. Ana Mulvoy Ten

Actress | American Crime

Ana was born in London but she grew up in Spain and England. Her mother is Spanish and her father is English and she was raised bilingually.

Ana's first lead role was on a Spanish TV show shot in Madrid. She then went on to star on American boarding school drama House of Anubis.

She was nominated for...

Fiona Taylor (New Character)

12. Nicholas Le Prevost

Actor | Shakespeare in Love

Nicholas Le Prevost was born on March 18, 1947 in Wiltshire, England. He is an actor, known for Shakespeare in Love (1998), Stolen (1990) and Up the Garden Path (1990). He has been married to Aviva Goldkorn since July 1984. They have two children.

Sir Marcus Cohen

13. Ben Daniels

Actor | The Exorcist

Ben Daniels is a multi-award winning performer who is equally at home whether working in Film, Television or Theatre. He was born in the Midlands and became interested in acting through drama lessons while at comprehensive school. He began his career after leaving London's prestigious LAMDA drama ...

Dr. Gerald Taylor (New Character)

14. Cali Sheldon

Actress | Us

Cali Sheldon was born on June 17, 2002 in the USA. She is an actress, known for Us (2019), Friends (1994) and Rougarou (2016).

Student Nurse Maureen Burt

15. Noelle Sheldon

Friends

Noelle Sheldon was born on June 17, 2002 in the USA. She is an actress, known for Friends (1994), Rougarou (2016) and Life (2007).

Student Nurse Stella Burt (New Character)

16. Sam Jaeger

Actor | Lucky Number Slevin

Sam Jaeger began his professional career in New York, while still attending Otterbein College in Ohio, landing a guest-starring role on Law & Order (1990). He also spent several seasons doing theater in NY before making the move to Los Angeles. Once in LA, he landed parts in two feature films, ...

Dr. Jonathan Burt (New Character)

17. Madeleine Harris

Actress | Paddington

Madeleine Harris was born on April 28, 2001 in London, England. She is an actress, known for Paddington (2014), Paddington 2 (2017) and Man Down (2013).

Ethel Brumfett (Age 16)

18. Adele Pearson

Actress | Undercover Hooligan

Adele Pearson was born on April 30, 2000 in England. She is an actress, known for Undercover Hooligan (2016) and Lost a Girl (2015).

Mary Burns (Age 18)

19. Ruby O'Donnell

Actress | Hollyoaks

Ruby O'Donnell was born on October 26, 2000 in Warrington, Cheshire, England. She is an actress, known for Hollyoaks (1995), Tom's Life (2014) and Hollyoaks One Killer Week (2015).

Jill Horden (New Character)

20. Lenny Abrahamson

Director | Room

Lenny Abrahamson was born in Dublin in 1966. He studied physics and philosophy at Trinity College Dublin. While at university he directed short videos with the Trinity Video Society, which he co-founded with Ed Guiney. He graduated in 1991 with first class honours (gold medal). His first short film...

Director

Producer

23. Tim Bevan

Producer | Les Misérables

Tim Bevan was born on December 20, 1957 in Queenstown, New Zealand as Timothy John Bevan. He is a producer, known for Les Misérables (2012), Atonement (2007) and The Theory of Everything (2014). He has been married to Amy Gadney since 2001. They have two children. He was previously married ...

Producer

24. Eric Fellner

Producer | Les Misérables

Eric Fellner was born on October 10, 1959 in England. He is a producer, known for Les Misérables (2012), Atonement (2007) and Elizabeth (1998).

Producer

Screenplay

26. Debra Hayward

Producer | Les Misérables

Debra Hayward is known for her work on Les Misérables (2012), About a Boy (2002) and Green Zone (2010). She is married to William Osborne.

Executive Producer

27. Peter Morgan

Writer | Frost/Nixon

Peter Morgan was born on April 10, 1963 in London, England as Peter Julian Robin Morgan. He is a writer and producer, known for Frost/Nixon (2008), The Last King of Scotland (2006) and The Queen (2006).

Executive Producer

28. Liza Chasin

Producer | Les Misérables

Liza Chasin is known for her work on Les Misérables (2012), About a Boy (2002) and Everest (2015).

Executive Producer

29. Tom Karnowski

Producer | Star Wars: Episode VIII - The Last Jedi

Tom Karnowski is a producer and production manager, known for Star Wars: Episode VIII - The Last Jedi (2017), The Illusionist (2006) and Cyborg (1989).

Executive Producer

31. Gillian Anderson

Actress | The X Files

Gillian Anderson was born in Chicago, Illinois, to Rosemary Alyce (Lane), a computer analyst, and Homer Edward Anderson III, who owned a film post-production company. Gillian started her career as a member of an amateur actor group while at high school. In 1987, her love of the theatre took her to ...

Executive Producer

Executive Producer

Executive Producer

34. Mark Digby

Production_designer | Ex Machina

Mark Digby is a production designer and art director, known for Ex Machina (2014), Annihilation (2018) and Slumdog Millionaire (2008).

Production Designer

Editor

36. Julian Day

Costume_designer | Rocketman

Julian Day is known for his work on Rocketman (2019), Bohemian Rhapsody (2018) and Rush (2013).

Costume Designer

37. Nick Cooke

Cinematographer | The Mass of Men

Director of Photography

38. Thom Yorke

Soundtrack | Suspiria

Thom Yorke was born on October 7, 1968 in Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, England as Thomas Edward Yorke. He was previously married to Rachel Owen.

Music

39. Nina Gold

Casting_director | Game of Thrones

Nina Gold is known for her work on Game of Thrones (2011), Attack the Block (2011) and The Danish Girl (2015).

Casting

40. Sarah Finn

Casting_director | Crash

Sarah Finn is known for her work on Crash (2004), Avengers: Infinity War (2018) and Black Panther (2018).

Casting



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