richard madden lady chatterleys lover gi 'Game of Thrones' Richard Madden joins 'Lady Chatterley's Lover' on BBCRobb Stark lives again in the BBC1 production of “Lady Chatterley’s Lover.” Former “Game of Thrones” actor Richard Madden will star in the new project as gamekeeper Oliver Mellors.

Jed Mercurio will direct the 90-minute drama, which is part of a series of classic 20th-century literature adaptations BBC will air in 2015, The Guardian reports. Holliday Grainger stars as Lady Chatterley and James Norton plays her husband Sir Clifford Chatterley in the project.

“Lady Chatterley’s Lover” was first published by D.H. Lawrence in 1928. Madden’s Oliver Mellors is the titular lover with whom Lady Chatterley takes up after her husband is paralyzed due to a war injury.

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