David Oakes plays the evil character of William Hamleigh, who is the son of Percy and Regan Hamleigh.
Author Ken Follett reports on the casting of the villains and characters we love to hate for the television adaptation of The Pillars of the Earth.
Why do you think William Hamleigh is afraid of hell? What are Prior Philip's motives? Discuss these questions from Part 1 of The Pillars of the Earth with your book club.
Ken Follett and Oprah discuss the evolution of William Hamleigh, the most-hated character in The Pillars of the Earth.
One of Oprah's Book Club's most popular selections is getting its own eight-hour television miniseries. Go inside the filming of Ken Follett's The Pillars of the Earth.