Coming to Ovation This Fall
From the producers of Downton Abbey and The Crown, The Halcyon is a critically-acclaimed drama that takes you inside a bustling and glamorous five-star hotel at the center of London during World War II. A captivating look at the private lives of London socialites and visiting hotel guests through the dark prism of war - revealing the extraordinary impact it has on families, politics and personal relationships.
Two of the UK’s most acclaimed actors, Steven Mackintosh (Luther), and Olivia Haigh Williams (Anna Karenina, The Sixth Sense) team up with Alex Jennings (The Crown), and Charity Wakefield (Wolf Hall) for this highly-anticipated drama. Featuring original music from Multi-award-winning singer-songwriter Jamie Cullum.
“A heady cocktail of political intrigue, wartime glamour and class conflict” – Metro UK
“It’s Downton Abbey in a hotel!” – The Guardian