Watch Martin Clunes as Arthur Conan Doyle in ITV’s Arthur & George trailer

ITV has debuted a new trailer for its three-part adaptation of Julian Barnes’ novel, Arthur & George – starring Martin Clunes as Sherlock Holmes creator Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.

Set in 1903 and based on true events, the drama sees the novelist and physician try to correct the notorious miscarriage of justice of George Edalji (Arsher Ali), who has served seven years in Pentonville Prison for allegedly mutilating animals and sending threatening letters.

Art Malik, Emma Fielding, Charles Edwards, Hattie Morahan and Sandra Voe also star.

Arthur & George will air on ITV in March.

Watch the trailer below…