Death Comes to Pemberley
Starring Anna Maxwell Martin, Matthew Rhys, Matthew Goode and Jenna Coleman Sunday at 9 p.m. PBS into the middle of a gripping murdermystery tale.
It’s six years after the end of Austen’s classic novel, and Mr. Fitzwilliam Darcy (Matthew Rhys, The Americans) and wife Elizabeth (Anna Maxwell Martin, Bleak House) are happily raising their young son on the Darcys’ familial country estate. On the eve of an annual ball at Pemberley, guests have begun to arrive and last-minute preparations are taking place at a frenzied pace. The festive atmosphere is shattered, however, when news of bloody mayhem in the nearby forest arrives at the Darcys’ front door. Two distinctly uninvited guests — Elizabeth’s flighty youngest sister, Lydia (Jenna Coleman, Doctor Who), and her detestable cad of a husband, Wickham (Matthew Goode, The Good
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