Kate Kennedy has been cast as Helena in Russell T Davies’ new version of A Midsummer Nights Dream, due to be shown on the BBC in 2016
The drama boasts an incredible cast, with Maxine Peake taking the role of Titania, Matt Lucas as Bottom, and John Hannah as Theseus
Elaine Paige, Richard Wilson and Eleanor Matsuura also star.
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The announcement comes during a very busy period for Kate. Her self-penned show The Win Bin continues it’s run at The Old Red Lion, and tonight she competes in the final of the Funny Women Awards 2015