Viewers Taken By 'Tut's Max - Does Poldark Have A Sunday Night Rival?

Viewers Taken By 'Tut's Max - Does Poldark Have A Sunday Night Rival?

’Tutankhamen’ debuted on ITV last night, in the period drama vacated by ‘Victoria’ - but, if first impressions are to go by, it could take a little longer for viewers and critics to warm to this one. Max Irons (Jeremy’s son) stars in his first lead TV role as Howard Carter, the establishment outsider who famously confounded his peers’ expectations by discovering the tomb of the boy pharaoh in 1922.