Michael Sheen, Tom Jones Join “Milk Wood”

Michael Sheen, legendary singer Tom Jones and acclaimed veteran actress Sian Phillips have joined the cast of “Under Milk Wood” for BBC Wales TV.

The project is an adaptation of Dylan Thomas’ “play for voices” with Jones starring as the blind and tormented Captain Cat.

The tale follows the residents of the fictional Welsh village of Llareggub. Sheen is one of several actors playing First Voice and Second Voice, as is Matthew Rhys and John Rhys Davies.

Jonathan Pryce, Ioan Gruffudd and opera star Bryn Terfel also star.

Source: Deadline