How to watch 'The Essex Serpent' on Apple TV+

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What you need to know

  • "The Essex Serpent" is now streaming on Apple TV+.
  • The new series stars Claire Danes and Tom Hiddleston.
  • It tells the story of Cora Seaborne (Danes) "who moves to Essex to investigate reports of a mythical serpent."

"The Essex Serpent" is now streaming on Apple TV+.

The new drama series stars Claire Danes and Emmy Award nominee Tom Hiddleston. The first two episodes are available now with each additional episode being set to premiere weekly until the finale on Friday, June 10.

The series tells the story of Cora Seaborne (Danes) "who moves to Essex to investigate reports of a mythical serpent."

"Set in Victorian England featuring a star studded cast led by Danes, Hiddleston, Frank Dillane, Clémence Poésy and Hayley Squires, "The Essex Serpent" follows London widow Cora Seaborne (Danes) who moves to Essex to investigate reports of a mythical serpent. She forms a surprising bond of science and skepticism with the local pastor (Hiddleston), but when tragedy strikes, locals accuse her of attracting the creature."The Essex Serpent" is directed by BAFTA Award nominee Clio Barnard and written by BAFTA Award nominee Anna Symon. Barnard and Symon also serve as executive producers alongside Jamie Laurenson, Hakan Kousetta, Iain Canning, Emile Sherman and Patrick Walters. The series is produced for Apple TV+ by See-Saw Films.

If you haven't seen the official trailer for the new series, you can check out below:

How to Watch

Apple TV+ is available on your iPhone, iPad, Mac, and Apple TV through the Apple TV app. It is also available on the Fire TV, Xbox, Playstation, and Smart TVs. The service also streams directly through the Apple TV+ website (opens in new tab).

In order to watch the new series, you'll need to be an Apple TV+ subscriber. Apple TV+ is available for $4.99 per month or as part of any of the Apple One subscription bundle tiers.

"The Essex Serpent" is streaming now on Apple TV+. If you want to enjoy the series in the best quality possible, check out our review of the Apple TV 4K and our list of the Best TVs for Apple TV 2022.

Joe Wituschek
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