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[05/22/18 - 06:31 AM]
Video: A Very Important Man, A Very Dangerous Secret, A Very Unexpected Problem - "A Very English Scandal" Arrives June 29
Hugh Grant and Ben Whishaw star in the shocking true story of the first British politician to stand trial for conspiracy to murder.

[10/01/17 - 04:02 PM]
First-Look Picture and Further Casting Announced for BBC One's "A Very English Scandal"
The drama will be produced by Blueprint Television for BBC One in the UK and Amazon Prime Video in the US.







VERY ENGLISH SCANDAL, A (AMAZON)
BROADCAST HISTORY:
6/29/18 - ???
STATUS:
on hiatus or fate to be determined
TIME SLOT:
completed airing its current season
CURRENT SEASON:
1 (3 episodes)
ADDITIONAL NOTES:
completed airing its first season on 6/29/18; has yet to be renewed for a second season
DESCRIPTION:
(from Amazon's press release, May 2018) The shocking true story of the first British politician to stand trial for conspiracy to murder. Jeremy Thorpe (Hugh Grant), the leader of the Liberal party, has a secret he's desperate to hide. His ex-lover Norman Scott (Ben Whishaw) is putting Thorpe's brilliant political career at risk so Thorpe schemes and deceives until he realizes there's only one way to silence Scott for good.
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Adrian Scarborough
· Alex Jennings
· Alice Orr-Ewing
· Ben Whishaw as Norman Scott
· Blake Harrison
· David Bamber
· Eve Myles
· Fisayo Akinade
· Hugh Grant as Jeremy Thorpe
· Jason Watkins
· Jonathan Hyde
· Lucy Briggs-Owen
· Michele Dotrice
· Monica Dolan
· Patricia Hodge
· Patrick Barlow
· Paul Freeman
· Paul Hilton
· Steffan Rhodri
· Susan Wooldridge
CREW INFORMATION:
· Dan Winch as PROD
· Dominic Treadwell-Collins as EP
· Graham Broadbent as EP
· Lucy Richer as EP
· Pete Czernin as EP
· Russell T Davies as WRTR
· Stephen Frears as DIR
GENRE(S):
· drama
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· BBC Worldwide Productions
· Blueprint Television