A Very English Scandal is based on John Preston’s true crime novel of the same name. Set in the 1960s it follows the life of a rising liberal politician who struggles with the aftermath of a secret love affair, in times when homosexuality was frowned upon.
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Jeremy Thorpe is a member of the UK parliament’s liberal left, a man who is held in high regard by his peers and one day hopes to run for office. But there is one person threatening to complicate things, a young man who he had a relationship with years earlier by the name of Norman Josiffe.
Josiffe has fallen on tough times and struggled with life in the real world and tries to contact his former love, who denies all knowledge of his existence. What unfolds is a thrilling story of blackmail, lies and scandals in a time when same-sex relations were punishable by law.
Starring Hugh Grant (Four Weddings and a Funeral), Ben Whishaw (The Lobster) and Alex Jennings (The Queen) every episode of A Very English Scandal series is now available on demand in Australia and using the information in this guide you can find exactly how and where to watch it.
Where to Watch or Stream A Very English Scandal
Every episode of A Very English Scandal is currently available On Demand with Foxtel. Here in Australia, Foxtel On Demand can be accessed via either Foxtel or Foxtel from Telstra. To watch on Foxtel with a Standard or HD TV, you have several choices, including subscribing to the Foxtel Plus pack to access over 50 channels of entertainment, drama, lifestyle, docos, reality and more. You also have the option to watch A Very English Scandal online using Foxtel Now by selecting the Essentials Pack (Pop & Lifestyle), which currently have a 10 day free trial. Both choices include the option to stream programs free using the Foxtel Go app.
Alternatively, you can access Foxtel On Demand with Foxtel from Telstra. Foxtel from Telstra (including Foxtel Now from Telstra) offers the exact same programming as Foxtel, but is often available at reduced pricing or with no lock-in contract. With every Foxtel from Telstra package, you can likewise stream A Very English Scandal using the Foxtel Go app, and one of the devices in the table below. Plus, you can also watch more binge worthy shows from other drama channels, including BBC First, Binge, Universal Channel, and more. For a list of episodes and their air dates, see the TV schedule below.
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A Very English Scandal On Demand TV Schedule
Every episode of A Very English Scandal is available on demand with Foxtel GO and Foxtel Now. There is no A Very English Scandal free to air coverage in Australia, it is exclusively available with Foxtel (Foxtel Now/Foxtel from Telstra). Here is a list of A Very English Scandal seasons available to watch now.
|Show / Season||Episodes||Average Run Time||Channel|
|A Very English Scandal||3||60 minutes||Foxtel / Foxtel Now|
Mobile Device List (Foxtel and Foxtel from Telstra)
The following are the list of compatible mobile and internet connected devices for which you can stream A Very English Scandal whether at home or on the go, with new apps and devices being added as they become available.
|PC/Mac||Yes||Web browser only (Chrome for PC; Chrome & Safari for Mac)|
|iOS Mobile Devices||Yes||Via native app (iOS 9.3.5 or above)|
|Android Mobile Devices||Yes||Via native app (Android 5 and above)|
|Google Chromecast||Yes||Via casting (only on Multiroom service)|
|Apple TV||Yes||Via AirPlay (only on Multiroom service)|
|Smart TVs||Yes||Via casting only (only on Multiroom service)|
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