Darkness slowly creeps in when Flowers in the Attic: The Origin arrives September 13 on DVD from Lionsgate. Inspired by the books from best-selling author V.C. Andrews and based on the prequel novel by Andrew Neiderman, this 4-part limited series tells the story of Olivia Winfield (Jemima Rooper) as she is swept off her feet by the charming Malcolm Foxworth (Max Irons), to whom she is eventually wed, making her the mistress of the imposing Foxworth Hall — and ultimately, the victim of the abherrant evils that lurk in Malcolm’s heart and behind the manor’s pristine façade. Flowers in the Attic: The Origin will be available on DVD for the suggested retail price of $19.98.
Based on the prequel novel Garden of Shadows by Andrew Neiderman, FLOWERS IN THE ATTIC: THE ORIGIN chronicles the harrowing backstory of Olivia Winfield (Jemima Rooper) as she is wooed by the debonair Malcolm Foxworth (Max Irons). After a whirlwind romance, Olivia discovers the twisted truths lurking inside Foxworth Hall, and the fairytale life she expected becomes a nightmare — one that leads to her notorious decision to lock her grandchildren in the attic. Featuring a stellar cast that includes Kelsey Grammer, Harry Hamlin, Kate Mulgrew, Paul Wesley, Alana Boden, Hannah Dodd, T’Shan Williams, and Callum Kerr, this chilling 4-part limited series reveals the transformative power of true evil.
Jemima Rooper TV’s “Lost in Austen,” A Sound of Thunder, The Black Dahlia
Max Irons TV’s “Condor,” Terminal, The Wife
Kelsey Grammer TV’s “Cheers,” TV’s “Fraiser,” Transformers: Age of Extiction
Harry Hamlin Clash of the Titians, TV’s “L.A. Law,” TV’s “Mad Men”
Kate Mulgrew TV’s “Star Trek: Voyager,” TV’s “Orange Is the New Black”
Paul Wesley TV’s “The Vampire Diaries,” TV’s “Tell Me a Story”
T’Shan Williams Elle, Ninja Express
Alana Boden I Am Elizabeth Smart, TV’s “Mr. Selfridge,” TV’s “Ride”
Hannah Dodd Enola Holmes 2, Anatomy of a Scandal, Eternals
Callum Kerr TV’s “Hollyoaks,” TV’s “Four Weddings and a Funeral”
Luke Fetherston TV’s “Pandora,” TV’s “Almost Never”
Buck Braithwaite Nefarious, Aping Edwin Porter
Year of Production: 2021
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Type: New Release
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Rating: TV-14 Violence, sexual content, language, and suggestive dialogue
Subtitles: English SDH
Feature Run Time: 351 Minutes
DVD Format: 16×9 (2.00:1) Presentation
DVD Audio: English 5.1 Dolby Audio