By Eleanor Sharples Tv And Radio Reporter For The Daily Mail
Published: 01:45 GMT, 25 February 2021 | Updated: 01:58 GMT, 25 February 2021
She was a last-minute addition to the cast of gothic costume drama The Essex Serpent after Keira Knightley pulled out.
But Claire Danes looked just the part when she was pictured filming the TV adaptation of the popular novel on the banks of the Thames in Wapping, east London.
The American actress, 41, is best known for playing CIA officer Carrie Mathison in hit American political thriller Homeland.
She has replaced Miss Knightley, 35, in the new production because of the British