Episode 1

1 hour
• Episode
Moll Flanders, born in Newgate prison is taken from her mother who is deported to Virginia. Moll is taken in by gypsies, but wanting to be a gentlewoman, she runs away and is rescued by the Mayor of Colchester who brings her up as one of the family.

Moll Flanders

A tale of crime, seduction, love affairs, incest and reform is unravelled as Moll Flanders leads us through her full life in this wonderful adaptation of Daniel Defoe's novel starring Alex Kingston, Daniel Craig and Diana Rigg.