Sophie Aldred is just one of the well know actors to have signed up for a new Steampunk web series, The Lazarus Machine. Taking a pivotal role as Mary Treacher in this dark tale of love and obsession set in Edwardian Britain.
This Kickstarter project is set in 1911, presented as a complete eight-part webseries. It follows the story of Talia, the daughter of an impoverished and dying Russian scientist, as she tries to bring some normality to their hand-to-mouth existence.
But father and daughter have terrible secrets; they are stalked by criminals; fêted by the British Army; and love threatens to destroy everything.
Other well known faces include Timothy West as Professor Winter and Phil Gwilliam who appeared in Shameless.
The Lazarus Machine is an entirely green screen production and needs to raise £85,000 by March 7th.
As with all Kickstarter projects there are great rewards to be had by those who pledge, including Blu-ray copies of the final production, advanced viewings, posters, 3D models of the Steam Walkers, Voidships and much more.
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