from Digitalspy.com:The explosive (ha!) three-part series Gunpowder boasts an impressive cast list with Game of Thrones' Kit Harington, Doctor Who's Mark Gatiss and Lord of the Rings' Liv Tyler already signed up to star.It's set in 1605 and will see Harington putting his dream of going onto Sesame Street on hold to play Robert Catesby, the guy who put together the treasonous plan.Gunpowder follows Catesby as he struggles as a catholic man in a protestant England, which was dragging him to the edge of financial, social and psychological ruin....Mark Gatiss plays Chief Robert Cecil, spymaster and head of torture to the catholics. Tyler meanwhile plays Catesby's cousin Anne Vaux, who is the one person worried about the whole idea.
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A television show episode filmed in Plattsburgh starring actress Liv Tyler will air next week.Tyler will trace her ancestry on the TLC show "Who Do You Think You Are?"The show follows celebrities as they research their family tree.Tyler was spotted in January at a Plattsburgh restaurant and also filmed some portions of the show at the Clinton County Clerk's Office.A member of the production crew told MyNBC5.com at the time that filming in Plattsburgh only lasted one day.Liv Tyler, 39, is the daughter of Aerosmith lead singer Steven Tyler and former Playboy Playmate Bebe Buell. She began her career as a child star and appeared in Armageddon, The Strangers, and The Leftovers.According to the show description, Liv Tyler "unravels the mystery of her father's maternal side, discovering ancestors who took part in famous American battles, and also learns shocking details that change the way she feels about herself and her family."The reference to famous American battles could be a tie to the Battle of Plattsburgh.The episode will air Monday at 8 p.m. on TLC.Liv Tyler posted a photo on Instragram from Sunapee, New Hampshire, a day before she was seen in Plattsburgh.