Poldark

Poldark

It's 1783 and Ross Poldark returns from the American War of Independence to his beloved Cornwall to find his world in ruins: his father dead, the family mine long since closed, his house wrecked and his sweetheart pledged to marry his cousin. But Ross finds that hope and love can be found when you are least expecting it.
It's 1783 and Ross Poldark returns from the American War of Independence to his beloved Cornwall to find his world in ruins: his father dead, the family mine long since closed, his house wrecked and his sweetheart pledged to marry his cousin. But Ross finds that hope and love can be found when you are least expecting it.

Season 1 (8 episodes)

  • 1. Episode One

    Original air date: 06/21/2015 Runtime: 58:58 min.

    Original air date: 06/21/2015 Runtime: 58:58 min. After fighting for England in the American Revolution, Poldark returns home to Cornwall and finds wrenching change. He loses one close friend and gains another.

  • 2. Episode Two

    Original air date: 06/28/2015 Runtime: 57:38 min.

    Original air date: 06/28/2015 Runtime: 57:38 min. Determined to open his risky copper mine, Poldark seeks backers. Verity’s big chance leads to a showdown.

  • 3. Episode Three

    Original air date: 07/05/2015 Runtime: 58:01 min.

    Original air date: 07/05/2015 Runtime: 58:01 min. Poldark’s battle with the local gentry deepens. He faces one turning point with Elizabeth and another with Demelza.

  • 4. Episode Four

    Original air date: 07/12/2015 Runtime: 58:21 min.

    Original air date: 07/12/2015 Runtime: 58:21 min. The community awaits news of the fish harvest. Poldark’s copper mine struggles. Demelza must get used to a new way of life.

  • 5. Episode Five

    Original air date: 07/19/2015 Runtime: 57:19 min.

    Original air date: 07/19/2015 Runtime: 57:19 min. Poldark and Demelza start a family. Demelza plays matchmaker. The miners riot. And Francis takes desperate measures to recoup his losses.

  • 6. Episode Six

    Original air date: 07/26/2015 Runtime: 57:54 min.

    Original air date: 07/26/2015 Runtime: 57:54 min. A mysterious smelting company challenges the local copper barons. Poldark confronts the same cardsharp who swindled Francis.

  • 7. Episode Seven

    Original air date: 08/02/2015 Runtime: 58:11 min.

    Original air date: 08/02/2015 Runtime: 58:11 min. When Verity makes her move, Poldark gets blamed and events spiral out of control.

  • 8. Episode Eight

    Original air date: 08/09/2015 Runtime: 57:24 min.

    Original air date: 08/09/2015 Runtime: 57:24 min. An epidemic leads to tragedy. And a shipwreck is both a blessing and a curse.