Turn of The Screw, The

The Turn of the Screw


A governess is sent to take care of two orphans living in a remote country house, where she is unsettled by the presence of a pair of ghosts who seem to come and go as they please - and soon suspects the youngsters know more about the spectres than they are letting on. Her anxiety builds when she learns that the previous governess, who was very close to the children, died with her lover in mysterious circumstances. Chilling one-off drama, based on Henry James' classic 1898 novella and updated to a Twenties setting. Michelle Dockery, Sue Johnston, Mark Umbers, Josef Lindsay and Eva Sayer star.

Cast & Crew

Ann Michelle Dockery
Sarah Grose Sue Johnston
Dr Fisher Dan Stevens
Carla Nicola Walker
Flora Eva Sayer
Miles Josef Lindsay
Master Mark Umbers
Professor Corin Redgrave
Baines Wendy Albiston
Diane Sarah Buckland
Peter Quint Edward MacLiam
Emily Jessel Katie Lightfoot
Abused maid Nellie Burroughes
Ann's father Peter Bygott
Young Ann Honor Cargill-Martin
Police inspector Cameron Stewart
Director Tim Fywell
Producer Colin Wratten
Writer Sandy Welch
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