The National Theatre has announced further casting details for several of its upcoming productions.
The new play by Sam Holcroft, directed by Marianne Elliott, opens in the Dorfman Theatre on 24 March 2015 (previews from 13 March). It centres on a traditional family Christmas and the way it tests the coping strategies of the gathered members.
Joining Fiennes will be: Elliot Barnes-Worrell, Nicholas Bishop, Faye Castelow, Clare Clifford, Naomi Cranston, Henry Everett, Colin Haigh, Nick Hendrix, Corey Johnson, Christine Kavanagh, Mary Keegan, Ferdinand Kingsley, Nicholas le Prevost, Simon Markey, Tim McMullan, Indira Varma (as Ann) and Arthur Wilson.
Also confirmed today is casting for Caryl Churchill's Light Shining in Buckinghamshire, which will be directed by Lyndsey Turner in the Lyttelton Theatre from 23 April (previews from 15 April) as part of Rufus Norris's inaugural season.
For more on Rufus Norris's inaugural season at the National, click here