Now he’s doing Sunday night TV drama, Wallander. Perhaps I’m a snob (and, hey, I might even watch it if there’s nothing else on), but surely this is something of a come down.
‘The hardest questions a detective asks, are the ones he asks himself,’ runs the promo. Cut to tearful Branagh with gun: ‘Wha-ah-iy?’
For some reason this cracks me up every time.