H.G. Wells’ classic tale ‘The War of the World’ is getting a new adaptation courtesy of BBC One.
Starring Eleanor Tomlinson, Rafe Spall and Robert Carlyle, the new three-part series tells the story of: “Set in Edwardian England, this new adaptation of H.G. Wells’ seminal tale – the first alien invasion story in literature – follows George (Spall) and his partner Amy (Tomlinson) as they attempt to defy society and start a life together. Rupert Graves also stars as Frederick, George’s elder brother, and Robert Carlyle plays Ogilvy, an astronomer and scientist.”