Set in 1715, the former British colony of New Providence Island is now lawless territory, controlled by the most notorious pirate captains in history, including the most feared among them – Captain Flint (Toby Stephens – Vexed, Strike Back, Robin Hood).
But as the British Navy returns to these waters, threatening to exterminate Flint and his crew, another side of him emerges. Driven by deep, complicated, even romantic motives, Flint allies himself with the formidable Eleanor Guthrie (Hannah New), daughter of the local smuggling kingpin who turns the pirates’ loot into profits. Together, they forge a plan to hunt the ultimate prize, and by winning it, stave off reclamation of their home to ensure their survival.
Arrayed against them are a series of opponents: rival captains, jealous of Flint’s power; Eleanor’s father, whose ambitions for the island conflict with his daughter’s; and a young sailor, John Silver (Luke Arnold – Winners & Losers), recently recruited onto Flint’s crew, who will somehow manage to constantly undermine his captain’s agenda.
UK TV Premiere Date
Latest/Next UK Season: 4 (Final)
Latest/Next UK TV Air Date: 30 January 2017
UK Channel: Amazon Prime
Previous UK Premiere Dates
Season 1 – Amazon Prime Instant Video – 4th April 2014
Season 2 – Amazon Prime Instant Video – 25th January 2015
Season 1 – History – 14th July 2015 at 10pm
Season 3 – Amazon Prime Video – 25 January 2016
Season 2 – History – 15th March 2016 at 10pm
Season 4 – Amazon Prime Video – 30 January 2017
Season 4 – History – 25 September 2018 at 9pm
US TV Premiere Date
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Previous US Premiere Dates
Final Season: 4 (Final)
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Country of Origin: USA
Additional Airing Notes:
Pirate drama from Michael Bay. First run is on Amazon, with second run on History.