The Lead Is a New (and Very Handsome) Face Another Sons of Anarchy parallel? The Bastard Executioner centers around a good-looking lead. Australian theater actor Lee Jones will star as Wilkin Brattle, who — like Jax — is "emotionally deep" and "spiritually tortured."
Actor Lee Jones from FX's 'The Bastard Executioner' poses in the Getty Images Portrait Studio powered by Samsung Galaxy at the 2015 Summer TCA's at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on August 7, 2015 in Beverly Hills, California
EXCLUSIVE: The Bastard Executioner has found a UK home. History UK has acquired the exclusive UK broadcast rights to Kurt Sutter's short-lived FX series after striking a deal with Twentieth Century Fox Television Distribution, TVWise has learned.
Created by Kurt Sutter. With Darren Evans, Ethan Griffiths, Lee Jones, Stephen Moyer. Bastard Executioner tells the story of a warrior knight in King Edward The Thirds charge who is broken by the ravages of war and vows to lay down his sword. But when that violence finds him again, he is forced to pick up the bloodiest sword of all.