Sci Fi Miniseries Conjures Elfin Christopher Lloyd
The three-time Emmy winner will play an elf on the network's upcoming miniseries "
The four-hour fantasy adventure minseries is set in a magical, distant land fueled by the all-powerful sorcery-grade metal known as bloodsteel. As the substance starts to dwindle, the evil warlord Dragon Eye wreaks havoc to control all resources, but is faced by opposition in the form of four ordinary citizens brought here by an ancient prophecy.
Lloyd, 69, will play Tesselink, a respected senior elf and accomplished master of bloodsteel sorcery. With his help, his granddaughter Perfidia (Natassia Malthe, "Elektra") and a band of knights, including protagonist John Serrogoth ("
Lloyd is also best known for his role as the wacky Reverend Jim Ignatowski on "Taxi." He lends his voice to the animated "