In 1830s England, a young man from a good but troubled family is unjustly convicted of stealing a watch. He's transported to Van Diemen's Land where he suffers under the enmity of Lt. Frere while falling in love with Sylvia, the Warden's daughter. Meanwhile, back in England, an imposter lays claim to the young man's inheritance.
In this crime anthology series, viewers discover how an ordinary person got caught up in an extraordinary situation, ultimately revealing how one wrong turn leads to another, until it's too late to turn back. Told from the defendant's point of view, each episode opens in a courtroom on the accused without knowing their crime or how they ended up on trial.
Made for television, Gallegher was a recurring feature on Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color. Roger Mobley played Gallegher, the adventurous 19th-century cub reporter. In this film, woman-reporter Adeline Jones teams up with Gallagher on a series about confidence tricksters.
The story of England's Queen Victoria, beginning with her ascent to the throne in 1837 at age 18. By being the Queen, she has to manage her duty well with various challenges heading her way. Will she be able to balance out her duty as a Queen with the presence of her husband and her children?