Production Company Tiger Aspect have announced the arrival of Misfits actor Joseph Gilgun in his new role as evil child gang leader Carmichael. Gilgun can be seen in Sunday’s episode of the BBC1 drama which won praise and criticism when it premièred over the festive period. Ripper Street stars focuses on the police work of Inspector Edmund Reid who is policing the streets of Victorian London after the infamous Ripper Murders. The series stars Matthew Macfadyen, Jerome Flynn, Adam Rothenberg and Myanna Buring.
Ripper Street continues Sunday at 9.00pm on BBC1