Episode Detail: Mayor of Casterbridge - Classroom
Part 1 of a three-part adaptation of “The Mayor of Casterbridge,” Thomas Hardy's 1886 tragedy about a man (Ciaran Hinds) who sells his wife and infant daughter and then seeks a life of redemption to atone for the deed. Donald Farfrae: James Purefoy. Elizabeth-Jane: Jodhi May. Susan Henchard: Juliet Aubrey.