It’s science vs. religion in new folk horror series The Essex Serpent [Apple TV+ recap]

The Essex Serpent is Apple TV+’s first foray into folk horror and a welcome return to BBC-style costume dramas. Based on the book by Sarah Perry, and starring Claire Danes and Tom Hiddleston, this series holds a lot of promise in its deviously clever premise. Shepherded by writer Anna Symon (Dark Matters: Twisted But True, … Read more

‘The Essex Serpent’ With Claire Danes and Tom Hiddleston Coming to Apple TV+ on May 13

Apple today shared the first trailer for upcoming Apple TV+ series “The Essex Serpent,” which stars Claire Danes and Tom Hiddleston. The show is set in Victorian England, and Danes will play London widow Cora Seaborne, who moves to Essex to investigate reports of a mythical sea serpent. She forms a bond of science and … Read more