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Meet the cast of Torvill and Dean on ITV

(via www.radiotimes.com/)

Ackley Birdge’s Poppy Lee Friar and Games of Thrones’ Will Tudor will play the legendary ice skating duo Jayne Torvill and Christopher Dean.

Jayne Torvill and Christopher Dean went down in Olympic history with their record-breaking figure skating performance in 1984 – and now the Bolero legends are celebrated in a new drama from ITV.

Written by Made in Dagenham screenwriter William Ivory,ITV’s feature-length biopic Torvill and Deantells the story of the skaters’ early partnership, and features a starry ensemble.

The drama has secured the prime spot in ITV’s Christmas 2018 schedules, airing at 9pm on Christmas Day.

Here’s everything you need to know about the cast, including who is taking to the ice to play Torvill and Dean themselves.

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