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Poldark: Season 1 (2015)




Critic Consensus: Like an epic romance novel come to life, Poldark offers a sumptuous visual feast, from gorgeous scenery to a charming, handsome lead.


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Set in 1780s Cornwall. Ross Poldark returns fromthe American War of Independenceto find his father dead,hishouse in ruins and his sweetheart engaged to his cousin.


Aidan Turner
as Ross Poldark
Philip Davis
as Jud Paynter
Phil Davis
as Jud Paynter
Tristan Sturrock
as Zacky Martin
Jack Farthing
as George Warleggan
Matthew Wilson
as Mark Daniel
Heida Reed
as Elizabeth
Kyle Soller
as Francis
Alexander Arnold
as Jim Carter
Warren Clarke
as Charles Poldark
Pip Torrens
as Cary Warleggan
Ed Browning
as Paul Daniel
Richard Harrington
as Captain Blamey
Emma Spurgin Hussey
as Mrs Zacky Martin
Robert Daws
as Dr Choake
Mary Woodvine
as Mrs Teague
Caroline Blakiston
as Aunt Agatha
Harriet Ballard
as Ruth Teague
John Hollingworth
as Captain Henshawe
Tim Delap
as Captain
Michael Culkin
as Horace Treneglos
Sally Dexter
as Mrs Chynoweth
Richard Hope
as Harris Pascoe
Mark Frost
as Tom Carne
Mark Frost (II)
as Tom Carne
Jason Squibb
as Reverend Odgers
Patrick Ryecart
as Sir Hugh Bodregun
Julian Seagar
as Landlord
Robin Ellis
as Reverend Halse
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Critic Reviews for Poldark: Season 1

All Critics (22) | Top Critics (6)

It's just right for lazy, low-expectation, but dignity-protecting summer viewing.

June 21, 2018 | Full Review…

Poldark has proved such a reliable source of Sunday comfort and joy.

June 21, 2018 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

Such is my addiction to this particular genre that I obviously snorted the entire thing. But, as a connoisseur of this junk, trust me when I say it gives a reduced high. It is too in love with Poldark.

June 23, 2015 | Full Review…
Top Critic

Graceful and lithe, setting down layers, introducing characters, and taking its time.

June 28, 2018 | Full Review…

"Poldark" is juicy, romantic, melodramatic storytelling at its most enjoyable.

June 21, 2018 | Full Review…

OMG I have never thought I'd enjoy dating in the time of texting.

June 21, 2018 | Full Review…

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