‘Great Expectations’ finale recap: What happened in Episode 6?

The new adaptation of Great Expectations concluded tonight!

Peaky Blinders creator Steven Knight has adapted Charles Dickens’ classic novel in this six-part series for the BBC and FX.

Olivia Colman (The Crown) stars as the iconic Miss Havisham, alongside Dunkirk actor Fionn Whitehead as Pip.

They’re joined by Ashley Thomas (The Ipcress File), Johnny Harris (Medici), Shalom Brune-Franklin (The Tourist), Hayley Squires (Call the Midwife), and Matt Berry (What We Do in the Shadows).

Watch the trailer here:

Here’s a plot recap for the sixth and final episode, which premiered at 9pm on Sunday 30th April 2023 on BBC One in the UK and on Hulu in the US:

Pip and Jaggers’ plans come to a head.

Meanwhile, Miss Havisham finally comes face to face with her demons.

And Estella at last tries to break free after a family revelation.

Charles Dickens’ novel Great Expectations is available on Amazon.