Aidan Turner reveals what’s next for his swashbuckling hero, including new baby joy, a cunning plan to save the starving villagers, and tragedy in France
We chat to Poldark star Aidan Turner to find out what’s in store for our brooding hero as the series nears its midway mark. There’s joy as Demelza gives birth to daughter Clowance, but Ross’s domestic bliss is quickly destroyed as george strikes a devastating blow...
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Aidan Turner roars with laughter when TV Times asks if there’s any chance his brooding hero Ross Poldark may become less gloomy as series three of the hit bbc1 drama progresses.
‘Does he lighten up?!’ grins aidan, 34. ‘I don’t know, but I think that’s just me and my intense look anyway!’
Either way, poor Ross definitely has the weight of the world on his shoulders again. Over the next few weeks, the French Revolution continues to cast a bitter shadow over life in 18th-century Cornwall and his feud with arch-nemesis George Warleggan (Jack Farthing) reaches new lows.
Here reveals what’s to come…