said: "Harvey Keitel was actually involved in getting Sigourney Weaver on set.
He's "really p***ed off", jokes Clunes
, who plays the grouchy Dr Martin Ellingham in the Cornish series, which now has fans all over the world and boasts a cameo from Sigourney Weaver in the upcoming run.
Their relationship really deteriorated," says Clunes
of Martin and Louisa's brief marriage.
I find it so interesting how we relate and can coerce animals to do things," Clunes
get up close and personal with an elephant
Although the quality dipped after the excellent opener, Clunes
was a ne Conan Doyle throughout - and hopefully we'll see him in the role again.
The three-part drama, which begins on ITV at 9pm tomorrow, stars Martin Clunes
as the Edinburghborn author, with Charles Edwards as his secretary Alfred "Woodie" Wood.
Arthur And George is a new three-part ITV drama starring Martin Clunes
as Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.
Super-teacher dad Jeremy, played by Martin Clunes
, loses his memory when the school pet - Archie the donkey - kicks him in the head.
Pick of The Day MARTIN CLUNES
AND A LION CALLED MUGIE (9pm ITV) LIKE many people, Martin Clunes
' love of wild animals was sparked by the movie Born Free, in which Joy and George Adamson hand-reared an orphaned lion cub called Elsa and then released her into the wild.
THESE days Martin Clunes
has about as much in common with his beer-swilling Men Behaving Badly character Gary as he does with a Page Three girl.
stars as Ben, a widowed and recently remarried man, settling into a new home with his wife Rosie and her two children as well as his own two from a previous marriage.