EXCLUSIVE: Comedy-drama by Stephen Merchant on the BBC and Amazon The delinquants has assembled an eye-catching cast since filming began last year – and now you can add another name to the roster.
Centered on a group of foreigners who are finishing their community recovery sentence in Bristol, England, Dracula and The square Star Claes Bang joins the series as Dean, a mysterious and terrifying London gang leader, who runs after debt owed by delinquents.
Bang will star alongside Merchant himself, as well as Christopher Walken, Rhianne Barreto, Gamba Cole, Darren Boyd, Clare Perkins, Eleanor Tomlinson, Richard E. Grant, Dolly Wells and Julia Davis.
Produced by Big Talk Productions and Merchant’s Four Eyes, The delinquants currently filming in Bristol. As previously revealed by Deadline, the show got a two-season order from the BBC and Amazon Studios. Amazon will air the series in the United States, Canada, Australia and New Zealand.
Danish actor Bang played Count Dracula in the BBC and Netflix’s 2020 reimagining of the classic Bram Stoker story, while he also recently appeared in Paula van der Oest. The Bay of Silence.