ITV’s new period drama Belgravia continued in the UK tonight.
Starring Tamsin Greig (Episodes), Philip Glenister (Life on Mars), Harriet Walter (Downton Abbey), and Tom Wilkinson (The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel), Belgravia is a story of secrets and scandals amongst the upper echelons of London society in the 19th Century.
When the Trenchards accept an invitation to the now legendary ball hosted by the Duchess of Richmond on the fateful eve of the Battle of Waterloo, it sets in motion a series of events that will have consequences for decades to come as secrets unravel behind the porticoed doors of London’s grandest neighbourhood.
Here’s a plot recap for the second episode, which aired at 9pm on Sunday 22nd March 2020:
Anne tells Caroline a secret which puts the women in opposition.
Asurprise guest at a lavish party hosted by Caroline forces James to reveal a truth that threatens to tear the Trenchards apart.
Julian Fellowes’s Belgravia novel is available on Amazon.