Shawn Doyle has been cast to play the role of “Claude” on the CW’s new show Reign set to air this Fall. His character is uncle to the teenaged Mary, Queen of Scots.
Credit: TV LineDescribed as seductive and libertine, Claude shows up at French court shortly after Mary’s own arrival to advise his niece on matters both political and personal. Along the way he will rouse trouble between the King and the Queen of France.
Charismatic, amusing, worldly and powerful, Claude is a master of sexual intrigue, but is also capable of savage retribution — and he’ll do anything it takes to maintain his power and position at Court.