Sky1 Sets Premiere Date For ‘The Last Dragonslayer’

the-last-dragonslayerSky1’s fantasy drama The Last Dragonslayer will premiere on Christmas Day (Sunday December 25th) at 5:45pm, it has been announced.

Based on the first book in the series of novels by Jasper Fforde, The Last Dragonslayer is set in the Ununited Kingdoms and follows indentured orphan Jennifer Strange who reluctantly discovers her destiny is to become the last Dragonslayer.

The feature-length drama was adapted for television by Scrotal Recall scribe Tom Edge and directed by Jamie Stone (The Village). It is produced by Blueprint Pictures & GroupM Entertainment and stars Ellise Chappell (Poldark), John Bradley (Game of Thrones) and Ricky Tomlinson (The Royle Family). Richard E. Grant (Game Of Thrones) voices the dragon.

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