Preview – Howards End

Howards End - Generics
Programme Name: Howards End - TX: n/a - Episode: Howards End - Generics (No. n/a) - Picture Shows: Margaret Schlegel (HAYLEY ATWELL), Henry Wilcox (MATTHEW MacFADYEN) - (C) Playground Television UK Limited 2017 - Photographer: Laurie Sparham

The BBC’s latest lavish period drama sees E.M. Forster’s classic novel being adapted by Kenneth Lonergan, the Oscar-winning writer behind Manchester by the Sea.

Hayley Atwell and Philippa Coulthard play Edwardian sisters Margaret and Helen Schegel, with Margaret receiving a letter from Helen saying that she is staying with their family friends the Wilcox family, and that Helen is now in love with the youngest son of the family, Paul (Jonah Hauer-King).

Also starring Matthew Macfadyen, Joseph Quinn and Tracey Ullman.

Howards End is on BBC One at 21.00.