See Anna Maxwell Martin in ITV’s Midwinter of the Spirit

Check out the trailer for new three-part ITV drama, Midwinter Of The Spirit starring BAFTA award-winners Anna Maxwell Martin and David Threlfall.

Anna Maxwell-Martin, plays Merrily Watkins, a single mother who isn’t your average country vicar. She’s become one of the few women priests working as an exorcist – a job increasingly mistrusted by the modern Church and rarely talked about, and one that puts her faith and family to the test…

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David Threlfall plays Rev Huw Owen, a deliverance ministry tutor and Merrily’s mentor.

Midwinter Of The Spirit is based on Phil Rickman’s books and adapted by Stephen Volk (Afterlife, The Awakening).

The drama also features Siobhan FinneranBen Bailey SmithLeila MimmackKate DickieSimon TrinderOengus MacNamara and David Sterne.

Midwinter of the Spirit begins on ITV Wednesday, 23rd September.

Watch the trailer below…