A trailer has been released for the upcoming Noughts + Crosses series, an adaptation of Malorie Blackman’s novel series.
The series is set in an alternative history where the black ruling class ‘Crosses’ and the white underclass ‘Noughts’ are segregated. Despite Sephy (Masali Baduza) being a ‘Cross’ and Callum (Jack Rowan) being a ‘Nought’ and the increasing political unrest, the two develop a friendship and then a relationship.
The cast includes many familiar faces including Paterson Joseph (Timeless), Helen Baxendale (Friends) and even Stormzy will make an appearance as newspaper editor, Kolawale.
The first episode will air on BBC One at 9 p.m. GMT on March 5. Make sure you check out the trailer below!
— Noughts + Crosses (@noughtcrosstv) February 14, 2020