Dark AngelSeason 1
This is the story of a troubled woman drawn ever deeper into a career of casual murder, while her loved ones and friends, who were also her victims, never suspected a thing. Golden Globe-winner Joanne Froggatt (Downton Abbey) portrays the notorious Victorian poisoner Mary Ann Cotton, a child of the northeast England coal fields who dreamed of escaping the hard life of a miner’s family.
- 1. Part 1 Full UK-Length EditionMay 20, 201744minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglish, English [Audio Description]Mary Ann Cotton returns home, having lost four babies in as many years. But under the weight of loneliness, hardship, and loss, she finds herself taking drastic steps with arsenic when faced with dire poverty and no prospects.
- 2. Part 2 Full UK-Length EditionNovember 6, 201644minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglish, English [Audio Description]Mary Ann Cotton tries to make a fresh start as a housekeeper in the middle-class Robinson household. But time and again, she resorts to arsenic-laced tea to cover her tracks in an attempt to move on to a better life.
- 3. Part 3 Full UK-Length EditionOctober 30, 200044minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglish, English [Audio Description]Mary Ann Cotton, married to two living men at the same time, is still pursuing a third that would yield a chance at a better life. But when her stepson dies, an suspicious shopkeeper calls the police. Will they be able to prove their case?