Sienna Miller films Netflix’s political drama Anatomy Of A Scandal in Manchester

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Sienna Miller looks stunning in a forest green jumpsuit while filming Netflix ‘political drama Anatomy Of A Scandal in Manchester

She has wowed audiences in such popular films as American Sniper, Layer Cake and Alfie.

And Sienna Miller cast herself in another gritty role when she was seen during the filming of Netflix ‘new political drama Anatomy Of A Scanda. in Manchester on Friday.

The actress, 38, looked sensational as she donned a chic forest green jumpsuit and kept her feet snug in a pair of chocolate Ugg boots.

Star Quality: Sienna Miller looked stunning when she stepped out in a chic green jumpsuit to film Netflix's latest political drama Anatomy Of A Scandal in Manchester on Friday

Star Quality: Sienna Miller looked stunning when she stepped out in a chic green jumpsuit to film Netflix’s latest political drama Anatomy Of A Scandal in Manchester on Friday

Sienna stars in the film as the wife of an embarrassed minister played by Rupert Friend.

The film’s plot follows the trial of the Eton-trained politician after he is accused of sexually assaulting a young political assistant.

Sienna looked radiant on set as she scooped her blonde locks into a chic high ponytail to film the upcoming drama.

She slipped a tailored tan coat around her shoulders as she played Rupert’s devastated wife.

Drama: Sienna stars in the film as the wife of a politician accused of sexual assault, played by Rupert Friend

Drama: Sienna stars in the film as the wife of a politician accused of sexual assault, played by Rupert Friend

Drama: Sienna stars in the film as the wife of a politician accused of sexual assault, played by Rupert Friend

Anatomy Of A Scandal is based on the acclaimed 2018 bestseller by former political journalist Sarah Vaughan.

The serious plot revolves around James Whitehouse’s rape allegation, brought by an assistant with whom he had an affair.

The role of the assistant, named Olivia, will be played by Charlie Angels actress Naomi Scott, it was confirmed in December.

The cast of the six-part series, which Netflix describes as “ an insightful and exciting series about sexual consent and privilege, ” also features Downton Abbey actress Michelle Dockery as the high-flying prosecutor.

Sophie (Sienna) is convinced that he is innocent and will do everything she can to protect her family in the aftermath of the scandal.

Meanwhile, criminal attorney Kate (Michelle) is equally convinced that James is guilty and determined to make sure he pays for his crimes.

Co-star: In December, it was confirmed that the role of the helper named Olivia will be played by Charlie's Angel's star Naomi Scott (pictured in 2019)

Co-star: In December, it was confirmed that the role of the helper named Olivia will be played by Charlie's Angel's star Naomi Scott (pictured in 2019)

Co-star: In December, it was confirmed that the role of the helper named Olivia will be played by Charlie’s Angel’s star Naomi Scott (pictured in 2019)

It was thought the series could focus on a different anthology-style political scandal each season, similar to BBC’s A Very English Scandal according to Deadline.

It is directed by SJ Clarkson, with David E. Kelley, the man behind the Sky drama The Undoing starring Nicole Kidman and Hugh Grant, who act as a writer, showrunner and executive producer.

The filming comes after Sienna starred in this year’s drama film Wander Darkly, while the previous year she appeared as Roger Ailes’ wife Beth in the miniseries The Loudest Voice.

Star-studded: The cast list will also feature Downton Abbey actress Michelle Dockery as the high-flying prosecutor who believes the politician is guilty of the crime

Star-studded: The cast list will also feature Downton Abbey actress Michelle Dockery as the high-flying prosecutor who believes the politician is guilty of the crime

Star-studded: The cast list will also feature Downton Abbey actress Michelle Dockery as the high-flying prosecutor who believes the politician is guilty of the crime

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