Eddie Marsan stars alongside Monica Dolan in this adaptation of an unbelievable true story. Suffocated by debts, John Darwin fakes his death in an accident at sea. His wife Anne becomes his partner in crime as they try to avoid discovery.
As John and Anne make an audacious attempt at insurance fraud, they’re forced to deceive everyone in their lives - even their own sons. This gripping series is told through Anne’s eyes; was she under her husband’s control, or was she an equal party to his heinous deception?