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New Hulu Series Starring David Tennant and Aidan Turner Revealed in Rivals Teaser Trailer

Hulu has recently released a teaser trailer for an upcoming television series called Rivals, which promises to be a captivating watch filled with romance, drama, and wit. The show is based on Jilly Cooper’s renowned novel of the same title.

Set in the vibrant backdrop of 1986, Rivals will take viewers on a journey into the world of independent television. The series aims to explore the glamour, excess, and intrigue of the TV industry during that era. Rivals boasts an impressive ensemble cast, with familiar names from the entertainment industry taking on key roles. Notable actors such as David Tennant, known for his role in Doctor Who, will portray the character of Lord Tony Baddingham. Aidan Turner, famous for his role in Poldark, will play Declan O’Hara.

The synopsis of Rivals sets the stage for an exciting narrative, promising to delve into the ruthless and scandalous world of independent television in 1986. The show is expected to offer viewers a glimpse into the power struggles and shocking antics of the elite social circles of 1980s England.

In addition to Tennant and Turner, the series features a talented lineup of actors. Alex Hassell will take on the role of Rupert Campbell-Black, while Bella Maclean will portray Taggie O’Hara. Other cast members include Katherine Parkinson as Lizzie Vereker and Nafessa Williams as Cameron Cook.

Produced by Happy Prince, a part of ITV Studios, Rivals has a team of executive producers that includes Dominic Treadwell-Collins, Alexander Lamb, Felicity Blunt, Laura Wade, Jilly Cooper, and Lee Mason. While an exact release date for Rivals has not been announced, it is slated to premiere on Hulu in the United States and on Disney+ in other countries later this year.

The show has generated significant anticipation, with fans eagerly awaiting its debut. Rivals promises to be a captivating series that combines romance, drama, and intrigue against the backdrop of the dynamic world of independent television in the 1980s. Stay tuned for more updates on this exciting new show.