Set in 14th century Wales, The Bastard Executioner tells the story of a warrior knight in King Edward I charge. The knight, Wilkin Brattle, is met by a divinity carrying a message to set down his sword and lead the life of another man. However, following tragedy he is forced to pick up his sword once more, as that of a journeyman executioner.
Kurt Sutter, the writer who penned the long running FX biker drama Sons of Anarchy, is the writer behind this project. He has had roles on both shows – he played Otto Delaney on Sons and has a role as The Dark Muse on The Bastard Executioner.
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