PUBLISHED: 19:22, Sun, Jan 3, 2021 | UPDATED: 19:25, Sun, Jan 3, 2021
A Teacher is a popular series which has made its way from the US across the globe, and it is due to arrive in the UK on January 3. The miniseries will be airing on BBC Two, with the first two episodes airing back to back from 10pm. Express.co.uk has all you need to know about who is in the cast of A Teacher.
Claire Wilson is a married English teacher who starts an affair with student Eric, and the series explores the consequences of their relationship.
As the new teacher at a high school in Texas, she has become very popular as the latest subject of gossip.
Although she has had a successful fresh start in life, she is unhappy in her marriage and befriends one of her students, but the relationship escalates out of control.Insurance Loans Mortgage Attorney Credit Lawyer
Her character is played by Kate Mara, a 37-year-old American actress who is known for her roles in House of Cards, American Horror Story: Murder House and 24.
The mother-of-one has been married to English actor Jamie Bell - who played Billy Elliot in the iconic ballet film- since 2017.
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A Teacher cast: The series follows Claire and Eric (Image: BBC)
A Teacher cast: Kate Mara as Claire Wilson (Image: BBC)
Eric Walker is one of the senior students at the school, who is the captain of the school's football team.
Having recently broken up with his girlfriend, he and Claire are able to confide in each other and they both have something in common.
Claire agreed to tutor Eric privately and he starts to develop feelings for her.
His character is played by Nick Robinson - a 25-year-old American actor who is known for his roles in Love, Simon and Melissa & Joey.
The star is on Instagram and fans have praised him for his role in A Teacher, with one saying: "I’m so proud of you!!! I finished the first 3 episodes and it’s