‘The Pale Horse’
‘The Pale Horse’ is an Agatha Christie adaptation set in London ’61, and stars Rufus Sewell, Kaya Scodelario, Sean Pertwee and Bertie Carvel. It marks Leonora’s debut in television, helming all episodes. The series premiered on the BBC in February 2020.
It tells the story of Mark Easterbrook, who attempts to uncover the mystery of why he features on a list of names found in a dead woman’s shoe.
His investigation leads him to the peculiar village of Much Deeping, and The Pale Horse, the home of a trio of rumoured witches.
Word has it that the witches can do away with wealthy relatives by sinister means. But as the bodies mount up, Mark falls under the suspicions of Detective Inspector Lejeune..
“A shivery, paranoid story about superstition, love gone wrong, guilt and grief”