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Duration: 1 hour, 37 minutes

Action drama. 1348. Black death ravages England. The bishop's inquisitor Ulric arrives at a monastery requiring a guide who knows the forest. Osmond volunteers so he can escape the monastery and be with his beloved. On the trail of a necromancer whom they believe is causing the black death, Ulric and his soldiers are not merciful. But, in a country riven with pestilence and fear, who is?

Last on

Thu 19 Dec 2013 00:45 BBC One Wales, Wales HD only

Credits

Ulric
Sean Bean
Osmond
Eddie Redmayne
Langiva
Carice van Houten
Averill
Kimberley Nixon
The Abbot
David Warner
Wolfstan
John Lynch
Mold
Johnny Harris
Swire
Emun Elliott
Griff
Jamie Ballard
Dalywag
Andy Nyman
Hob
Tim McInnerny
Writer
Dario Poloni
Director
Christopher Smith

Broadcasts

  • Wed 6 Feb 2013 23:40 BBC One except Northern Ireland, Northern Ireland HD, Scotland, Scotland HD, Wales, Wales HD

  • Wed 6 Feb 2013 23:55 BBC One Scotland, Scotland HD only

  • Thu 7 Feb 2013 00:40 BBC One Northern Ireland, Northern Ireland HD, Wales, Wales HD only

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