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Inspector John Marlott investigates a series of crimes in 19th Century London, which may have been committed by a scientist intent on re-animating the dead.

  1. Benjamin Ross


Series Cast

  1. Sean Bean as John Marlott

    Sean Bean

    John Marlott

    12 Episodes

  2. Richie Campbell as Joseph Nightingale

    Richie Campbell

    Joseph Nightingale

    12 Episodes

  3. Ed Stoppard as Lord Daniel Hervey

    Ed Stoppard

    Lord Daniel Hervey

    12 Episodes

  4. Anna Maxwell Martin as Mary Shelley

    Anna Maxwell Martin

    Mary Shelley

    12 Episodes

  5. Samuel West as Sir William Chester

    Samuel West

    Sir William Chester

    12 Episodes

  6. Eloise Smyth as Flora

    Eloise Smyth


    12 Episodes

  7. Tom Ward as Sir Robert Peel

    Tom Ward

    Sir Robert Peel

    12 Episodes

  8. Kate Dickie as Mrs Bishop

    Kate Dickie

    Mrs Bishop

    6 Episodes

  9. Vanessa Kirby as Lady Jemima Hervey

    Vanessa Kirby

    Lady Jemima Hervey

    6 Episodes

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Last Season

Season 2 - The Frankenstein Chronicles

Season 2

2017 | 6 Episodes

Three years have passed since John Marlott escaped from Daniel Hervey. In 1830, we find him chained and manacled in a cell at Royal Bethlem Hospital, on a wing for the criminally insane.

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The Frankenstein Chronicles
The Frankenstein Chronicles


Status Ended


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Type Scripted

Original Language English


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