Murder in Provence: Meet the entire cast, including The Crown star Roger Allam and more

Francesca Shillcock

do you appreciate Murder in Provence? The three-part series aired on BritBox earlier this year, but episodes are now airing on ITV – so you can catch up if you missed it the first time around.

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The drama was praised for its mystery-puzzling and beautiful scenic backdrop. But what about the cast? See the full cast list below. You will definitely recognize some faces!

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Roger Allam as Antoine Verlaque

Leading the cast of Murder in Provence is Roger Allam. The star embodies the magistrate of Aix-en-Provence Antoine Verlaque.

As Roger explained to ITV, Antoine comes from old money, but is estranged from his family. “Antoine comes from a very wealthy flour business,” he said, adding, “There’s a lot of money behind him, which he tries to escape by being a judge and working for the public good. “

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Roger Allam is the investigating judge Antoine Verlaque

Roger is perhaps best known to viewers as DI Fred Thursday on ITV Effort, but he is also known and adored for his role as closed-mouthed politician Peter Mannion in Armando Iannucci The thickness of it. He also appeared in Game of Thrones, Ethel and Ernest and V for Vendetta.

Nancy Carroll as Marine Bonnet

If you are a fan of The crownthen you will certainly recognize Nancy Carroll, who plays Marine Bonnet in Murder in Provence. In 2019, Nancy appeared as Anne Tennant, Princess Margaret’s lady-in-waiting. Nancy has also appeared in Silent Witness, Midsomer Murders and she is an esteemed theater actress.

Nancy Carroll plays Antoine’s love interest

Keala Settle as Hélène Paulik

Keala Settle isn’t just an actress, she’s also a singer, and if you’ve watched The greatest showman, you probably already know his work. In the 2018 film, which also starred Michelle Williams and Hugh Jackman, the actress played the bearded lady Lettie Lutz and wowed critics and fans with her famous song, This Is Me.

In terms of television, Keala stars in Murder in Provence as lead detective Hélène Paulik. She has also appeared on shows such as big hat and Central Park.

Keala Settle also plays

Geff Francis as Francois Roussell

Francois Russell is the police commissioner and is described as a “thorn in everyone’s side”. Francois is played by Geff Francis, who has appeared in many of the movies and TV shows you will know and love.

His credits include: Star Wars: The Ride of Skywalker; Ashes to ashes; Effort and more.

François Roussell is played by Geff Francis

Patricia Hodge as Florence Bonnet

The famous actress Patricia Hodge interprets the role of Florence Bonnet in Murder in Provence. Florence is the mother of Marine, a retired medieval history professor known for her skepticism.

Patricia Hodge plays Florence

Patricia Hodge has had a long and successful career in television, theater and film. She is known for her roles in Bailey’s Rumpole, the film Treason, Hotel du Lac and more. The star has also been nominated twice for the prestigious Olivier Award.

More recently, however, she had a regular role on the beloved TV sitcom Miranda, ais the mother of the main character, Penny.

Other cast members appearing on the show include Samuel Barnett, John Light, Ashley Russell, Kirsty Bushell, and Yasmine Taheri.

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