The Fortunes and Misfortunes of Moll Flanders

Administrative / Biographical History

4-part adaptation of Daniel Defoe's 1722 novel for a PBS/ITV co-production. The second British television adaptation of the novel, the programme was first broadcast 15-Jan-96 under the title The Fortunes and Misfortunes of Moll Flanders and though a close adaptation of the text, ends when Moll is still a young woman. It starred Alex Kingston as Moll, Diana Rigg as Mrs Golighty and Daniel Craig as Jemmy.