The story of Guy Fawkes is about to get the sexy melodrama treatment, folks. Kit Harington stars in Gunpowder, a gritty new drama based upon the famous Gunpowder plot of 1605, wherein Guy Fawkes and a group of English Catholics planned to blow up the House of Lords and kill King James I. The Gunpowder trailer give us a look at this new, dirt-caked drama in all its Game of Thrones-ish glory. Kit Harington is jumping from Game of Thrones to Gunpowder, a new HBO three-part miniseries focused on the 1605 Gunpowder Plot. Harington leads a cast that includes Peter Mullan, Mark Gatiss, Derek Riddell and Liv Tyler, using the same whispery accent she used in the Lord of the Rings films. Let’s take a… Read entire story.