Joy has enjoyed working with her new boss Lickberg in Viv’s absence.
That is, until Viv comes back and Joy is stuck between a rock and a hard place trying to please the both of them.” – Roach Where do I recognise Alexandra Roach from?
She is good-natured about his take on the way she moves: “Dominic is goofy, he has a laugh and is really approachable.” She hasn’t seen him in The Affair but says: “I can understand the appeal. And The Wire is brilliant.” Cassidy, 35, was cast in Liaisons at the last minute after Downton Abbey’s Michelle Dockery pulled out of playing Madame de Tourvel.
(This is becoming a bit of a trend: two weeks ago Kim Cattrall dropped out of Linda at the Royal Court.) Cassidy has yet to meet Dockery but hopes their “paths will cross” at some point.
Deering returns to work and there’s a sense she might be a liability by the new powers that be.
She realises that she has to learn how to ‘manage up’ the new boss DSI Lickberg.” – Scanlan Where do I recognise Joanna Scanlan from?
She appeared in the music video for Coldplay's "The Scientist".Apart from Joanna Scanlan, other regulars back in action are Elaine Cassidy as DC Dinah Kowalska and Alexandra Roach as DS Joy Freers.But the show's return also features some new faces. “The start of this series is explosive in every way – starting several months after series one.Downton Abbey fans hoping to see Michelle Dockery on stage have been left disappointed.The 33-year-old actress was set to star in the forthcoming production of Les Liaisons Dangereuses at London's Donmar Warehouse, but has pulled out six weeks before the opening night.