HBO telemovie My Dinner with Hervé will screen on FOX Showcase in late October, within a week of its US screening.
Written and directed by Sacha Gervasi, it centres on an unlikely friendship that evolves over one wild night in LA between both, resulting in life-changing consequences for both.
Peter Dinklage is playing Fantasy Island star Hervé Villechaize while Jamie Dornan is journalist Danny Tate, circa 1993.
Inspired by a real story, My Dinner With Hervé explores the unlikely friendship between struggling journalist Danny Tate and French actor Hervé Villechaize, as it unfolds over one wild night in L.A. — an encounter that will have life-changing consequences for both. Hervé Jean-Pierre Villechaize was a French-born actor and painter who achieved worldwide recognition for various roles including that of the evil henchman Nick Nack in the James Bond film, The Man With The Golden Gun, as well as Mr. Roarke’s assistant, Tattoo, on the television series Fantasy Island.
8:30pm Friday October 26 on FOX Showcase.