First look: Michael Sheen as Chris Tarrant

ITV has released the first image of Michael Sheen as Chris Tarrant in Quiz, the upcoming drama about the Who Wants to be a Millionaire scandal.

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Sheen is starring in the drama alongside Matthew Macfadyen as Charles Ingram a former British Army major, was caught cheating his way to £1 million on the game show in 2001, aided by his wife Diana and accomplice, Tecwen Whittock, who was sitting in the audience.

The couple stood trial for conspiring by coughing during the recording, signifying the correct answers to the multiple-choice questions posed by Tarrant.

Fleabag’s Sian Clifford plays Diana, and former Hamilton actor Michael Jibson is Whittock.

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