White British actor Joseph Fiennes to play Michael Jackson in British TV show

ZURICH, SWITZERLAND - OCTOBER 02: Actor Joseph Fiennes attends the 'Strangerland' Premiere during the Zurich Film Festival on October 2, 2015 in Zurich, Switzerland. The 11th Zurich Film Festival will take place from September 23 until October 4. (Photo by Andreas Rentz/Getty Images)

ZURICH, SWITZERLAND - OCTOBER 02: Actor Joseph Fiennes attends the 'Strangerland' Premiere during the Zurich Film Festival on October 2, 2015 in Zurich, Switzerland. The 11th Zurich Film Festival will take place from September 23 until October 4. (Photo by Andreas Rentz/Getty Images) (1/27/16)

White British actor Joseph Fiennes is set to play Michael Jackson for a British TV dramedy.

The movie portrays Jackson, Elizabeth Taylor and Marlon Brando fleeing the city during 9/11.

The story outlines the gang's journey from New York to Los Angeles.

Elizabeth, Michael & Marlon is set to premiere in the U.K. later this year.

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