“But the unsettling atmosphere of their surroundings, the distracting presence of Mr Dean and stories of the palace’s previous occupants weigh heavily on them all, reawakening memories in Clodagh that she thought she had suppressed.”
Gemma Arterton takes on the role of Sister Clodagh, with Alessandro Nivola as Mr Dean.
The miniseries will be made up of three episodes, and they will air on consecutive days from December 27.
The second episode will air at 9pm on Monday, December 28, and in the episode Sister Ruth’s (Aisling Franciosi) health worsens. Meanwhile, Sister Clodagh is having trouble exercising her authority in the convent.
The third and final episode will air at 9pm on Tuesday, December 29, and it will see Clodagh and Ruth clash when it comes to Mr Dean.