History Sets UK Premiere Date For ‘The Bastard Executioner’

The Bastard ExecutionerKurt Sutter’s short-lived FX series The Bastard Executioner will receive its UK premiere on History UK on Tuesday August 2nd at 10pm, it has been announced.

From Sons Of Anarchy creator Kurt Sutter, The Bastard Executioner tells the story of a warrior knight in King Edward I’s charge who is broken by the ravages of war and vows to lay down his sword. But when that violence finds him again he is forced to pick up the bloodiest sword of all.

The drama series, which was cancelled by Sutter himself after one season, hails from FX Productions, Fox 21 Television Studios and Imagine Television and stars Lee Jones, Stephen Moyer, Katey Sagal, Flora Spencer-Longhurst, Kurt Sutter, Sam Spruell, Darren Evans, Danny Sapani, Timothy V. Murphy, Sarah White, Sarah Sweeney, Elen Rhys, and Ethan Griffiths. Ed Sheeran also appears in a guest starring role. The executive producers are Kurt Sutter, Brian Grazer, Francie Calfo and Paris Barclay.

TVWise’s UK Premiere Dates page has been updated with this new information.

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