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Wednesday 11 December 2019

First glimpse of Sheen as Chris Tarrant in Quiz

Michael Sheen as Tarrant
Michael Sheen as Tarrant

A first look at Michael Sheen as Chris Tarrant in the upcoming ITV drama Quiz has been revealed.

Sheen plays the quiz show host in the programme based on the infamous Who Wants To Be A Millionaire? cheating scandal.

Major

The image shows Sheen as Tarrant arriving to give evi-dence at Southwark Crown Court in the 2003 trial of former UK army major Charles Ingram, who won £1m.

Dubbed the "coughing major", Ingram was found guilty along with his wife Diana and accomplice Tecwen Whittock of cheating in 2001.

Ingram was guided by coughs from Whittock.

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