BBC One’s new drama The Musketeers is to air on Sunday night at 9pm.
The new series is inspired by Alexandre Dumas’ legendary characters and stars Luke Pasqualino, Tom Burke, Howard Charles, Santiago Cabrera, Hugo Speer, Ryan Gage, Alexandra Dowling, Maimie McCoy and Peter Capaldi.
In episode one of this new series, the brightest and best musketeers of the King’s Regiment – Athos, Porthos and Aramis – are dispatched by Captain Treville to find a missing musketeer carrying important letters on behalf of King Louis. But Cardinal Richelieu has plans to increase his political power and seeks to sabotage the good reputation of the musketeers.
Tune into The Musketeers on Sunday night at 9pm on BBC One and BBC One HD. Preview the episode with our gallery below: