Episode 1


Episode Info

When Doctor Thorne's penniless niece Mary is excluded from the wedding preparations of her childhood playmate, she probes her uncle about the circumstances of her birth. She is devastated to learn that she is the illegitimate child of his late brother, and it seems she has neither breeding nor fortune.


Tom Hollander
as Dr.Thomas Thorne
Stefanie Martini
as Mary Thorne
Richard McCabe
as Francis Gresham Senior
Rebecca Front
as Lady Arabella Gresham
Gwyneth Keyworth
as Augusta Gresham
Nell Barlow
as Beatrice Gresham
Harry Richardson
as Frank Gresham
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