To mark the launch of Gunpowder (begins Tuesday, May 1 at 8.30pm on BBC First) we’ve teamed up with artist Dino Tomic to create a bespoke piece of gunpowder art of lead character Robert Catesby (played by Kit Harington).


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Gunpowder stars Kit Harington as his real-life ancestor Robert Catesby – the mastermind behind the infamous plot to blow up the UK Houses of Parliament. Also stars Liv Tyler (Lord of The Rings) and Peter Mullan (Top of the Lake).

Gunpowder artwork – Kit Harington

Kit Harington as his real-life ancestor Robert Catesby