Boat Story

Boat Story is a thrilling new series that launches on the BBC, and to mark the occasion we had the pleasure in speaking to three of its most prominent stars. Below you can find our interviews with Paterson Joseph, Craig Fairbrass and Tchéky Karyo, as they each discuss their characters and how they make up this compelling tale that is sure to have viewers gripped.

We delve into other conversations, ranging from the Shakespearian nature of the show, to Joseph’s history of working with amateur actors to bring the Bard’s work to stage, while Fairbrass tells us of his plans on launch night, and whether he still gets the family round to tune in. Watch all interviews in their entirety below…

Paterson Joseph

Craig Fairbrass

Tchéky Karyo


When two strangers discover a haul of cocaine on a lone washed-up boat, luck soon turns to misfortune as they become the targets of a vengeful mob boss, his hit man, and the police.

Boat Story begins on BBC One and BBC iPlayer from Sunday 19 November at 9pm