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The show is an adaptation of Deborah Harkness’s bestselling All Souls trilogy.
The show is a modern-day love story, taking place in a world of witches, vampires and daemons. They secretly live and work among humans without being noticed. The show stars Teresa Palmer who plays the part of a historian Diana Bishop, a witch denying her magical heritage.
That is until she discovers a magical manuscripy in Oxford’s Bodleian Library. The discovery throws her into the mysterious story and right into the path of Vamprie Matthew Clairmont, (Matthew Goode), who hides a dark family secret.
As Diana and Matthew embark on a journey to find the secrets of the manuscript and their relationship develops, events threaten to unravel the fragile peace between thecreatures, a peace overseen bythe Congregation, a shadowyinstitution of powerful vampires, witches and daemons. Alex Kingston plays Diana’s aunt, Sarah Bishop, a practising witch and coven member. Owen Teale is Peter Knox, a powerfulwitch and leading Congregation member. And Louise Brealey plays Gillian Chamberlain, a witch and professor at Oxford University.