Martin Clunes plays the celebrated novelist and physician Sir Arthur Conan Doyle in a three-part adaptation of Julian Barnes’ novel, Arthur & George for ITV. Based on an intriguing series of true events in the life of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, who famously created the detective Sherlock Holmes.
Conan Doyle recaptures his zest for life by pursuing and challenging a notorious miscarriage of justice. It is the case of George Edalji, a hard-working solicitor and the son of Hampshire vicar, Reverend Shapurji Edalji and his wife Charlotte. George has served seven years in Pentonville Prison for allegedly mutilating animals and sending threatening letters. The offences have become known as The Great Wyrley Rippings.
UK TV Premiere Date
Latest/Next UK Season: 1 (single)
Latest/Next UK TV Air Date: 02 March 2015 at 9:00 pm
UK Channel: ITV
Previous UK Premiere Dates
US TV Premiere Date
Latest/Next US Season:
Latest/Next US TV Air Date:
Previous US Premiere Dates
Next Season If Renewed: n/a
Status: NOT KNOWN
Geektown Never Miss
This "never miss" feature allows you to enter your email address and receive updates about 'Arthur & George' whenever the premiere date or renewal information on this page changes.
NOTE: By using entering your email, you are agreeing to the storage and handling of your data by this website.
Subscribe to this page to get email alerts when it is updated!
Country of Origin: UK
Additional Airing Notes:
Martin Clunes plays author Sir Arthur Conan Doyle in a real life story of how he helped clear the name of George Edalji (Arsher Ali), who has been wrongly accused of the The Great Wyrley Rippings.