Death and Nightingales season 1
Death and Nightingales season 1 will plunge the viewer into the gloomy atmosphere of Northern Ireland in 1885. A love story will flourish against the background of general disorder, cruelty and harsh living conditions, that will turn into betrayal, disappointment and deceit. TV mini-series shows 24 hours from the life of Beth Winters (Ann Skelly), who celebrates her 25th birthday. On this day, the girl decides to change her hard, dark life and follow the call of her heart. As a result, she plans to escape with charming men named Liam Ward (Jamie Dornan) from her protestant stepfather, Billy (Matthew Rhys), with whom she has a complicated relationship.
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Growing up, Beth Winters was caught between two warring parents, her Catholic mother Catherine having married her Protestant step-father Billy when she was already pregnant by an unknown Catholic man. On her 23rd birthday, her mother long dead, Beth has planned to escape the claustrophobic grip of Billy and their closed community by running away with charming, mysterious Liam Ward. But with the hour of reckoning fast approaching, can Beth hold her nerve?
Beth decides to tell Mercy that she is leaving Fermanagh, but Mercy protests and exclaims it will break her heart - and Billy's too. Beth puts her plan to run away with Liam into action but a suspicious and very drunk Billy questions Beth - is there anything she has to tell him?
Planning on eloping with Ward, Beth steals Billy's gold and leaves. The Dummy stops her and issues a dire warning. Who is out to hurt her and why? Beth will have her vengeance.
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