Paul McGann


Paul McGann Trivia


  • Trivia

    • Paul was originally cast as the lead in the ITV's Sharpe series of television movies but broke his leg playing football a few days into the shooting of Sharpe's Rifles in the Ukraine. He was replaced in the role by Sean Bean who starred not only in Sharpe's Rifles but the other thirteen films as well. Bean's replacement of McGann triggered the largest insurance settlement in British television history...a value of £2,128,172.