Jason Priestley has signed on for ITV’s U.K. miniseries “Love From Colditz.”
Pic centers on soldiers held captive at a maximum security POW camp in Germany during WWII. Priestley, who will play a Canadian soldier, will star opposite Damian Lewis and Tom Hardy.
Project, to be helmed by Stuart Orme (“Masterpiece Theatre”) will be shot in the U.K. and Czech Republic. Stephen Smallwood and Granada Films are producing.
Priestley co-stars on Fox’s “Tru Calling.”