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MRS. WILSON On MASTERPIECE

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Ruth Wilson as Alison Wilson, a recent widow who discovers her spy novelist h...

Credit: Courtesy of WP Films Ltd. - Photographer: Steffan Hill

Above: Ruth Wilson as Alison Wilson, a recent widow who discovers her spy novelist husband lived a double life. Determined to uncover the truth about the man she loved, she soon finds herself at the center of a mystery that proves truth can be stranger than fiction.

Ruth Wilson Stars in This Three-Part Drama That Tells the Story of Her Own Grandmother

Meet Alison Wilson, a recent widow who discovers her spy novelist husband lived a double life. Determined to uncover the truth about the man she loved, she soon finds herself at the center of a mystery that proves truth can be stranger than fiction.

Mrs. Wilson: Trailer

Ruth Wilson (THE AFFAIR, JANE EYRE) stars in this drama inspired by her grandmother's memoir. Alison Wilson thinks she is happily married until her husband Alec (Iain Glen, GAME OF THRONES) dies, and another woman claims to be Alec’s wife. Alison is determined to prove the validity of her own marriage – but is instead led into a world of disturbing secrets. Premiering March 31, 2019.

Episode Guide:

Episode 1 and Episode 2 repeat Saturdays, Nov. 7 & 14 at 11 p.m. - Alec and Alison Wilson marry after meeting in the secret service during World War II. Two decades later, spy novelist Alec dies, and his real story begins to emerge. Alison tracks down his former partner, who was also deceived by Alec’s charms.

Photo credit: Courtesy of WP Films Ltd. - Photographer: Steffan Hill

Shahbaz Karim (ANUPAM KHER), Alec Wilson (IAIN GLEN)

Episode 3 repeats Saturday, Nov, 21 at 11 p.m. - Alec’s handler in the secret service drops a bombshell, but is it the truth or another lie? Resigned to uncertainty about the past, Alison receives a final surprise.

What is Mrs. Wilson

What do we really know about the people who love? "Mrs. Wilson" cast Ruth Wilson, Keeley Hawes and Iain Glen, along with writer Anna Symon delve into the stranger-than-fiction heart of this true story. See the "Mrs. Wilson"premiere Sunday, March 31, 2019 at 9/8c.

“I am so excited to bring to the small screen the extraordinary lives of my grandparents,” said Wilson. “Theirs is a profoundly moving story and MASTERPIECE on PBS is the perfect home for it.”

Listen To The Podcast:

Ruth Wilson Plays Her Own Grandmother In A Searing ‘Mrs. Wilson’

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Credits:

A BBC/MASTERPIECE co-production, MRS. WILSON is written by Anna Symon (INDIAN SUMMERS) and executive produced by Ruth Wilson, Ruth Kenley-Letts (THE CASUAL VACANCY, THE STRIKE SERIES), Neil Blair (THE STRIKE SERIES, "Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them"), Lucy Richer for the BBC, and Rebecca Eaton for MASTERPIECE. International sales are managed by all3media International. MASTERPIECE is presented on PBS by WGBH Boston.

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