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Co-directed by the UK’s Jonathan van Tulleken, and co-written by British screenwriter Nigel Williams, this captivating series is based on the novel by British-Australian author James Clavell. With a talented cast that includes the UK’s Cosmo Jarvis, the show explores the cultural and political landscape of the era, as well as offering thrilling battle sequences. Co-produced by British company DNA Films.





Set in 1600s Japan, a mysterious European ship is found stranded in a fishing village. Following this, Lord Yoshii Toranaga (Hiroyuki Sanada) fights for his life as his enemies unite against him.