The Crimson Petal and the White

In Victorian London, an ambitious prostitute enters into a relationship with a wealthy businessman and becomes involved in his professional and personal lives.

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Episode 4 Season 1, Episode 4 Mar 7, 2012 $1.99

Sugar denies helping Agnes. Now pregnant, Sugar hopes in vain that William will accept their child, but he has other, more socially respectable plans that don't include her. Desperate and enraged, Sugar takes matters into her own hands.

Episode 3 Season 1, Episode 3 Mar 7, 2012 $1.99

Now too busy to visit Sugar's flat, William moves her into his home as live-in mistress and governess to Sophie. Sugar quickly bonds with the lonely child and learns more about Agnes. Meanwhile, Dr. Curlew convinces William to have his wife committed.

Episode 2 Season 1, Episode 2 Mar 6, 2012 $1.99

William wants Sugar all to himself and moves her into an apartment. Now involved in his father's business, he regularly gives her money. A chance meeting at the opera convinces William's disturbed wife, Agnes, that Sugar is her guardian angel.

Episode 1 Season 1, Episode 1 Mar 6, 2012 $1.99

William Rackham is a failure, debt-ridden, and has an unstable wife. When his father cuts off his allowance, William seeks solace with Sugar and finds that she's as skilled at conversation as she is at sex. Sugar sees William as a way out of the brothel.

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The Crimson Petal and the White Season 1
This BBC series based on the bestseller reveals a gritty, dark, Victorian England. Sugar, a prostitute, uses her ample charms to woo William Rackham, (more…)