Claudia Bassols & Akin Gazi: Knightfall (History)

Date - 17 July, 2018, All News Television

Claudia Bassols and Akin Gazi both play series regular roles Queen Elena and Rashid in historical drama Knightfall for A&E Studios.

The ten part epic premiered at the end of last year in the United States, but makes its British debut on the History Channel from July.

Knightfall produced by Jeremy Renner, with Douglas Mackinnon (Outlander) serving as the main director. It chronicles the mysterious but true accounts of the Knights Templar, the elite warriors of the Crusades. It delves into the great secrets protected by the Templars and tells the story of faith, loyalty and brotherhood that help sustain these warriors on the battlefield, and the dark events that would forever sear the infamous date of Friday the 13th into the world’s psyche.