• BBC to adapt Les Miserables with star-studded cast – find out who is involved!

    Step aside, Hugh Jackman! The BBC has announced plans to make a six-part miniseries of Victor Hugo's classic novel, Les Miserables. The story, which has run as a popular West End musical and a 2012 film adaptation, follows Jean Valjean, an ex-convict who breaks parole and tries to build a new life for himself while being pursued by police inspector Javert. READ: Poldark producers developing new ITV adaptation of Pride and Prejudice The new adaptation, which will begin filming in February 2018, will star The Affair's Dominic West as Valjean, and Spooks actor David Oyelowo as Javert. Speaking about the role, Dominic