Apple TV+ has released the Official Synopsis of The Essex Serpent episode “The Blackwater” (1.01), that will be available on Friday, May 13, 2022.
London widow Cora Seaborne relocates to Essex to learn the truth about a rumored “sea dragon.” When a local girl goes missing, fears escalate.
“The Essex Serpent” stars Claire Danes, Tom Hiddleston, Frank Dillane, Hayley Squires and Clémence Poésy.
Set in Victorian England “The Essex Serpent” follows London widow Cora Seaborn who moves to Essex to investigate reports of a mythical serpent. She forms a surprising bond of science and skepticism with the local pastor, but when tragedy strikes, locals accuse her of attracting the creature.
“The Essex Serpent” is produced for Apple TV+ by See-Saw Films. Drected by BAFTA Award nominee Clio Barnard and written by BAFTA Award nominee Anna Symon. Barnard and Symon also serve as executive producers alongside Jamie Laurenson, Hakan Kousetta, Iain Canning, Emile Sherman and Patrick Walters.