Sky1’s Relic Hunter-like action series Hooten & The Lady, starring Michael Landes (CSI) and Ophelia Lovibond (Elementary), will premiere on Friday September 16th at 9pm, it has been announced.
Hooten & The Lady tells the story of adventurer Hooten (Landes) who teams up with Lady Alexandra Lindo-Parker (Lovibond) from the British Museum to track down fabled treasures from the past, including the lost Amazonian golden city of Z, the Buddha’s missing scroll and the lost tomb of Alexander the Great. Michael Landes will play male lead Hooten, while Ophelia Lovibond has been cast as Lady Alexandra.
The drama series has been in development at Sky for the better part of two-years and was created by a writing team that includes Tony Jordan, James Payne, Sarah Phelps, Jeff Povey and Richard Zajdlic. Red Planet Pictures are producing with Tony Jordan, Simon Winstone and Cameron Roach serving as the executive producers. Tony Jordan also serves as the showrunner, while Colin Teague is the lead director.
TVWise’s UK Premiere Dates page has been updated with this new information.