Hooten & The Lady is a British Sky1 series that has come to the CW, and will be premiering on the network tonight.
The show is an eight-episode miniseries, and follows adventurer Hooten and a museum curator named Lady Alexandra as they search the globe for priceless historical objects. Together, the pair visit the Amazon rainforest in search of Percy Fawcett’s lost camp, the Himalayan mountains, and Siberia for the Faberge egg, among others.
Read on to learn more about the cast of the series:
Michael Landes as Hooten
Micheal Landes, 44, is an actor known for his roles as Jimmy Olsen in the first season of Lois and Clark: The New Adventures of Superman, and as Officer Thomas Burke in Final Destination 2.
Ophelia Lovibond as Lady Alex Spencer-Parker
Ophelia Lovibond is a British actress best known for playing Kitty Winter in the TV series Elementary.
Lovibond was born and raised in London and attended the University of Sussex, where she graduated with a degree in English literature. Her first TV appearance came at age 12 in the ITV sitcom The Wilsons. Her film debut came in 2005 in Roman Polanskis Oliver Twist.
Jessica Hynes as Ella Bond
Jessica Hynes is a British actress and writer, who is one of the creators of the British sitcom Spaced.
She has been nominated for a Tony, a Laurence Olivier Award, four BAFTA Awards, and three British Comedy Awards (winning two).
Shaun Parkes as Clive Stephenson
Shawn Parkes was born in London and studied drama at Seltec College. Two years later, he was accepted to The Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts. His first series regular role came in 1995, in the series Crown Prosecutor.
Jonathan Bailey as Edward
Jonathan Bailey is a British actor known for playing young Leonardo da Vinci in the Channel 4 comedy Campus. In 2014, e played Psi in the Doctor Who series.
For his 2012 performance in David Hare’s South Downs, Bailey was nominated for Outstanding Newcomer.