Newly widowed Cora, having been released from an abusive marriage, relocates from Victorian London to a small village in Essex, intrigued by a local superstition that a mythical creature known as the Essex Serpent has returned to the area. Clio Barnard directed this Historical Limited Series.

This is the premiss of APPLE TV+ new guilty pleasure. 

Starring: Claire Danes; Tom Hiddleston; Frank Dillane; Hayley Squires; Clémence Poésy; Jamael Westman