Edith Wharton - The Custom Of The Country

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When the beautiful Undine Spragg arrives in New York, she sets her sights on Ralph Marvell

Dramatisation by Jane Rogers of Edith Wharton's 1913 satire of marriage and money in early 20th-century American society.

When the beautiful Undine Spragg arrives in New York, she sets her sights on Ralph Marvell, but will he live up to her expectations?

Undine Spragg....Rebecca Night

Mrs Spragg....Barbara Barnes

Mrs Heeny....Lorelei King

Abner Spragg/Popple....Jonathan Keeble

Peter Van Degan....William Houston

Mr Dagonet....Paul McCleary

Laura Fairford....Provence Maydew

Elmer Moffatt....Tom Hollander

Ralph Marvell....Dan Stevens

Mabel Lipscombe....Tessa Nicholson

Directed by Nadia Molinari.

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Leaving New York, Undine travels to Paris where she meets a charming French aristocrat.

Dramatisation by Jane Rogers of Edith Wharton's 1913 satire of marriage and money in early-20th century American society.

Leaving her husband and child in New York, Undine travels to Paris where she meets a charming French aristocrat.

Mrs Heeny....Lorelei King

Elmer Moffatt....Tom Hollander

Undine Spragg....Rebecca Night

Mrs Spragg....Barbara Barnes

Abner Spragg....Jonathan Keeble

Ralph Marvell....Dan Stevens

Clare Van Degen....Lucy Gaskell

Peter Van Degan....William Houston

Mabel Lipscombe....Tessa Nicholson

Laura Fairford/Princess Estradina....Provence Maydew

Raymond De Chelles....Joseph Kloska

Directed by Nadia Molinari.

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Undine's plans for a better future move on apace, but will she ever find real happiness?

Dramatisation by Jane Rogers of Edith Wharton's 1913 satire of marriage and money in early-20th century American society.

Undine's plans to secure a better future for herself move on apace, but will she ever find real happiness?

Mrs Heeny....Lorelei King

Elmer Moffatt....Tom Hollander

Ralph Marvell....Dan Stevens

Undine Spragg....Rebecca Night

Marquise de Chelles....Olwen May

Raymond de Chelles....Joseph Kloska

Princess Estradina....Provence Maydew

Paul....Daniel Rogers

Directed by Nadia Molinari.