Theo James and Rose Leslie Discuss ‘The Time Traveler’s Wife’

Theo James and Rose Leslie star in The Time Traveler’s Wife as Henry and Clare. The HBO original six-episode drama series premieres Sunday, May 15, and will also be available to stream on HBO Max.

An intricate and magical love story, adapted by Steven Moffat from the much loved novel by Audrey Niffenegger, this series tells the story of Clare and Henry, and a marriage with a problem… time travel.

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Theo James is best known for his role in the Divergent films. He can also be seen in Underworld: Awakening, Underworld: Blood Wars, Golden Boy, The Secret Scripture, Backstabbing for Beginners, War on Everyone, How It Ends, London Fields, Sanditon, Lying and Stealing, Zoe, as well as Dual.

Rose Leslie’s notable work includes Downton Abbey, Game of Thrones, Honeymoon, The Last Witch Hunter, Morgan, The Good Fight, Death on the Nile, and Vigil.

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I spoke with the duo about what made these roles unique in their career, how they approached the show’s timeline, which event they would choose to see if they could time travel, Clare and Henry’s love story, and more!

Watch my interview below for everything they shared: