David Bark-Jones (Wing and a Prayer) stars as Francis of Gwynedd, an orphan raised by monks who decides to become a priest. Francis saves is brother, Phillip, when he is taken prisoner after a battle.
Find out how Oprah's Book Club author Ken Follett started writing the suspenseful thrillers that keep so many of us on the edge of our seats.
Author Ken Follett reports on the casting of the characters for the television adaptation of The Pillars of the Earth, including Ian McShane as Waleran Bigod and Rufus Sewell as Tom Builder.
Kingsbridge is a small priory with big dreams in Ken Follett's The Pillars of the Earth. Get to know the characters with this interactive family tree.
Ken Follett on his intentions behind creating Prior Philip,Tom Builder and his strong female characters.