We are thrilled to announce that The Essex Serpent, directed by Clio Barnard, is launching on AppleTV+ on 13th May 2022. The cast include Clare Danes (Homeland), Tom Hiddleston (Loki), Frank Dillane (Fear The Walking Dead), Clémence Poésy (Harry Potter), Jamael Westman (Hamilton) and Dixie Egerickx (Patrick Melrose).
The Essex Serpent follows London widow Cora Seaborne (Danes), who moves to Essex to investigate reports of a mythical serpent. She forms a bond of science and scepticism with the pastor (Hiddleston), but when tragedy strikes, locals accuse her of attracting the creature.
Connie Farr was the music supervisor and Thirty Six Minutes Ltd. handled the music licensing. The series features traditional music from the 1800s and score composed by Dustin O’Halloran and Herdis Stefansdottir.
Click here to watch the trailer.