The Crimson Petal and the White

Character: Mrs. Castaway

Directed by: Marc Munden

Written by: Lucinda Coxon, Michel Faber (novel)

Produced by: Greg Dummett, Steve Lightfoot, David M. Thompson

Cast Members: Romola Garai, Chris O'Dowd, Amanda Hale, Shirley Henderson, Katie Lyons, Eleanor Yates, Elizabeth Berrington, Richard E. Grant

Released date: April 6, 2011

Episode(s) Number: 1x01, 1x02

Genre: Drama, Romance

Set in 1870s London, a young prostitute finds potential power and status after becoming the mistress of a powerful patriarch.

Notable Mentions
• The title comes from Alfred Lord Tennyson’s 1847 poem, ‘Now Sleeps the Crimson Petal’.

Script developed by Never Enough Design