English Blood tells the story of Adam Ritchie. an artistically gifted artist who must comply with an overbearing father, Joe, a former local boxing champion. Joe raised his son constantly pushing him to make up for his own lost dreams. Tyler Giles Watson plays the role of Adam Ritchie while Bailey Babour plays a younger version. Andy Rhodes, is the very unlikable Joe Ritchie while Naomi Lisner plays his long suffering wife Julie. The rest of the cast includes Jackson Tozer, Jordan Armstrong, and Belinda Sharp. Joe is determined after missing out 20 years earlier, that Adam wins at all costs. Director Darren L Downs has nothing but high praise for the actors who did an exceptional job at bringing his vision to life. With a strange twist of fate actor Andy Rhodes has moved back to his hometown Leeds last year.