Interview: Shortlist-Why You Need to Appreciate Poldark’s Aidan Turner


Two big things have happened this year. There’s been a general election. And Aidan Turner did some topless scything in Poldark. The latter has been more talked about. Yes, the rock’n’roll vampire from Being Human at last had his big breakthrough as the lead in Poldark, the biggest thing in Sunday night quality drama since Downton Abbey. Seven million viewers an episode. Critical acclaim. And after the scything episode, a genuine cause célèbre. In modern parlance, that sh*t went viral. Millions of women fell for Mr Turner, and weren’t shy of writing about it. Millions of men moaned. His hair got its own Twitter account.

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This is a fan site for the Irish actor, Aidan Turner. He is known for roles in Being Human, Desperate Romantics, The Hobbit and Poldark. His upcoming projects are a West End Production of The Lieutenant of Inishmore and films "Look Away" and "The Man Who Killed Hitler and then The Bigfoot".

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