The four novel series takes place during WWI and centers on a British politician and his political and romantic affairs. Everett joins a cast that also includes Rebecca Hall, Benedict Cumberbatch, Miranda Richardson, Anne Marie Duff, Adelaide Clemens and Stephen Graham.
"Parade's End" is currently filming in Britain and Belgium. The aim is to broadcast it next year.
Stoppard is a four-time Tony Award winner for his plays The Coast of Utopia, The Real Thing, Travesties and Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead. His works for the stage also include Rock 'n' Roll, Arcadia, The Invention of Love, Jumpers, Artist Descending a Staircase and Night and Day. Stoppard won an Academy Award for his screenplay for "Shakespeare in Love."