Description

Featuring an award-winning creative team and all-star cast, Harlots is a powerful drama set against the vibrant, cosmopolitan backdrop of 18th century Georgian London, offering a bold new take on the city's most valuable commercial activity sex. Based on the stories of real women, and the men who surround them, this provocative character-driven series centres on the formidable Margaret Wells and her daughters, as she struggles to reconcile the role of mother with brothel owner. When her business comes under attack from a rival madam with a ruthless streak, Margaret will fight back, even if it means putting her family at risk. Combining wit with high drama, this fast-paced tale of family, power and brutal economics shines a light on the extraordinary businesswomen who helped to build the London we know, and the stories we continue to see, now, today and everywhere.

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Description

Featuring an award-winning creative team and all-star cast, Harlots is a powerful drama set against the vibrant, cosmopolitan backdrop of 18th century Georgian London, offering a bold new take on the city's most valuable commercial activity sex. Based on the stories of real women, and the men who surround them, this provocative character-driven series centres on the formidable Margaret Wells and her daughters, as she struggles to reconcile the role of mother with brothel owner. When her business comes under attack from a rival madam with a ruthless streak, Margaret will fight back, even if it means putting her family at risk. Combining wit with high drama, this fast-paced tale of family, power and brutal economics shines a light on the extraordinary businesswomen who helped to build the London we know, and the stories we continue to see, now, today and everywhere.

    • Episode 1

    Episode 1

    When an unyielding new Justice makes a surprise arrest, Margaret and Nancy must race to find witnesses to give evidence against Lydia Quigley. Could this finally be their chance to get Lydia to pay for her crimes?

    • HD
    • 50 Minutes

    When an unyielding new Justice makes a surprise arrest, Margaret and Nancy must race to find witnesses to give evidence against Lydia Quigley. Could this finally be their chance to get Lydia to pay for her crimes?

    • HD
    • 50 Minutes
    • Episode 2

    Episode 2

    An old friend's return could be a godsend, if Margaret can tempt him to invest in her brothel. But when an opportunity arises which could damage Lydia's reputation, Margaret's thirst for revenge puts all her plans at risk.

    • HD
    • 48 Minutes

    An old friend's return could be a godsend, if Margaret can tempt him to invest in her brothel. But when an opportunity arises which could damage Lydia's reputation, Margaret's thirst for revenge puts all her plans at risk.

    • HD
    • 48 Minutes
    • Episode 3

    Episode 3

    Margaret must focus on business but a visit to the Pleasure Gardens leads to an unexpected confrontation. Charlotte tries to secure a powerful ally and gain Margaret's approval, while Lucy falls under Fallon's spell.

    • HD
    • 49 Minutes

    Margaret must focus on business but a visit to the Pleasure Gardens leads to an unexpected confrontation. Charlotte tries to secure a powerful ally and gain Margaret's approval, while Lucy falls under Fallon's spell.

    • HD
    • 49 Minutes
    • Episode 4

    Episode 4

    With the doors to Golden Square barred by the authorities, Lydia must try every trick in the book to get back on top. Can Margaret and Nancy secure the witnesses they need before she once more gains powerful protectors?

    • HD
    • 48 Minutes

    With the doors to Golden Square barred by the authorities, Lydia must try every trick in the book to get back on top. Can Margaret and Nancy secure the witnesses they need before she once more gains powerful protectors?

    • HD
    • 48 Minutes
    • Episode 5

    Episode 5

    Lydia draws Charlotte deeper into her web, but should Charlotte compromise herself in the hope of catching Lydia red-handed? Lucy finds herself playing a dangerous game with Fallon which could have disastrous consequences.

    • HD
    • 49 Minutes

    Lydia draws Charlotte deeper into her web, but should Charlotte compromise herself in the hope of catching Lydia red-handed? Lucy finds herself playing a dangerous game with Fallon which could have disastrous consequences.

    • HD
    • 49 Minutes
    • Episode 6

    Episode 6

    Trapped inside Golden Square, Charlotte's future looks bleak unless she can convince Lydia of her loyalty. Meanwhile Lucy makes a terrible mistake and Margaret must risk everything to save both her daughters.

    • HD
    • 51 Minutes

    Trapped inside Golden Square, Charlotte's future looks bleak unless she can convince Lydia of her loyalty. Meanwhile Lucy makes a terrible mistake and Margaret must risk everything to save both her daughters.

    • HD
    • 51 Minutes
    • Episode 7

    Episode 7

    Margaret's family reel as they discover how dire her situation is. Margaret awaits her fate while Charlotte desperately implores allies and enemies for help, but Lydia is contriving a way to end their feud for good.

    • HD
    • 47 Minutes

    Margaret's family reel as they discover how dire her situation is. Margaret awaits her fate while Charlotte desperately implores allies and enemies for help, but Lydia is contriving a way to end their feud for good.

    • HD
    • 47 Minutes
    • Episode 8

    Episode 8

    The women galvanise themselves to take action against Fallon, leaving Lucy in a difficult position. But will Lydia get away with what she has done, or will justice come knocking?

    • HD
    • 50 Minutes

    The women galvanise themselves to take action against Fallon, leaving Lucy in a difficult position. But will Lydia get away with what she has done, or will justice come knocking?

    • HD
    • 50 Minutes
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