William Moseley is getting his crown back.
Deadline reports that the 26-year-old former Narnia actor has nabbed the role Prince Liam in E!‘s The Royals.
The Royals is a contemporary drama about a fictional royal family informed by the regal opulence of the British monarchy and framed by Shakespeare’s Hamlet; a tale of men and women corrupted by power, wealth and desire. When Liam’s older brother, Prince Robert is killed in a military training accident, he is thrust into a spotlight. Sexy, charming and smart, he’s in love with a young American woman, Ophelia, who helps him cope with the loss of his brother and his new position as the next King of England.
Elizabeth Hurley will portray Liam’s mother, Queen Helena.