Link: CBC spy series X Company awakens Jack Laskey’s senses

From Bill Harris of QMI Agency:

There are fivefold reasons Jack Laskey volunteered for X Company.

In the new eight-episode Canadian World War II-set series, which debuts Wednesday, Feb. 18, on CBC, Laskey plays a young rookie spy named Alfred Graves who has a condition called fivefold synesthesia.

“I’d heard of synesthesia before, but I hadn’t understood it in the way I do now, and had to, as a result of being cast in this beautiful role,” said Laskey, who is from England. Continue reading.