Wolf Hall: The Mirror and the Light is based on the final novel in Hilary Mantel’s multi award-winning trilogy.

Reuniting the creative team from the BAFTA and Golden Globe® winning first series, Wolf Hall: The Mirror and the Light will be directed by seven-time BAFTA award winner Peter Kosminsky (The Undeclared War, The State), adapted for television by Academy Award® nominee Peter Straughan (Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, Frank) and produced by Playground (All Creatures Great and Small, The Undeclared War) and Company Pictures (Van Der Valk, Blood).

Academy Award® winner Mark Rylance will return to his BAFTA-winning role of Thomas Cromwell, with Emmy® Award winner Damian Lewis returning as King Henry VIII, alongside Academy Award® nominee Jonathan Pryce as Cardinal Wolsey.