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An ambitious young man seduces women of high social standing in order to improve his prospects.

Series Cast

  1. Ewan McGregor

    Ewan McGregor

    Julien Sorel

    3 Episodes

  2. Christopher Fulford

    Christopher Fulford


    3 Episodes

  3. Alice Krige

    Alice Krige

    Madame de Renal

    3 Episodes

  4. T. P. McKenna

    T. P. McKenna

    Marquis de la Mole

    3 Episodes

  5. Clive Arrindell

    Clive Arrindell

    Abbé de Frilair

    3 Episodes

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Last Season


1993 | 3 Episodes

Season 1 of The Scarlet and the Black premiered on October 30, 1993.

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The Scarlet and the Black


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Original Name Scarlet and Black

Status Ended


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Certification -

Type Miniseries

Original Language English

Runtime 60m



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