Claire Danes goes in search of a mythical snake in period drama The Essex Serpent

Claire Danes stars in the Apple TV+ period drama The Essex Serpent. PHOTO: APPLE TV+
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Set in England in the 1890s, drama series The Essex Serpent follows an intellectually curious widow, Cora (Claire Danes), as she moves to a small village to investigate sightings of a mythical snake.

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