Mystery!1980 | TV Show
Whodunits, courtroom dramas and suspense tales make up this often brilliant anthology. It features adaptations of tales by myriad classic mystery writers, from Arthur Conan Doyle and Agatha Christie to Dick Francis and John Mortimer, with such notable figu (more…)
Premiered: February 5, 1980
Season 20, Episode 15 Lady Audley's Secret
First Aired: March 23, 2000
A governess with a dark history marries her way to wealth, then must deal with the consequences of her past in "Lady Audley's Secret," based on an 1862 novel by Mary Elizabeth Braddon. Lucy Graham (Neve McIntosh), the governess, becomes Lady Audley upon marrying her charge's aristocratic father (Kenneth Cranham). Her secret involves an old schoolmate of her husband's nephew Robert (Steven Mackintosh). And its consequences pivot on Robert's obsession with her.