Benedict Cumberbatch is set to star in Showtime’s upcoming miniseries Melrose, a five-part drama based on Edward St. Aubyn’s novels. The show follows the titular character Patrick Melrose, an alcoholic who had a traumatic childhood. Melrose will have three different settings: 1960’s France, 1980’s New York, and the 2000s in Britain. Cumberbatch, Adam Ackland, Rachael Horovitz, and Michael Jackson will produce the series. The drama is set to air on Sky Atlantic and Showtime.