The blockbuster novel for over 150 years comes vividly to life in award-winning screenwriter Andrew Davies’ multi-layered retelling of Les Misérables by Victor Hugo.
This masterpiece comes to WEDU PBS in a six-part adaptation by multi award-winning screenwriter Andrew Davies. Dominic West stars as fugitive Jean Valjean, with David Oyelowo as his pursuer Inspector Javert and Lily Collins as the luckless single mother Fantine. Ellie Bamber and Josh O’Connor costar as the young lovers Cosette and Marius. Love, death, and the struggle for social justice in early 19th-century France feature in this beautifully faithful retelling of one of the world’s most beloved stories.
The parental rating for the preview screening is “TV-14, V”.
Parental Ratings for the entire series is TV-14.
The Les Misérables Screeners will be held at the following locations: The Polk Theatre on April 2, The Capitol Theatre on April 3 and The Tampa Theatre on April 8.