The Durrells

The Durrells: Season 3

ITV Studios (2016)
Drama
UK | English | Color
8

Set in 1935, Louisa Durrell suddenly announces that she and her four children will move from Bournemouth to the Greek island of Corfu. Her husband has died some years earlier and the family is experiencing financial problems. A Homeric battle ensues as the family adapts to life on the island which, despite a lack of electricity, is cheap and an earthly paradise.


Cast View all

Keeley Hawes Lousia Durrell
Milo Parker Gerry Durrell
Josh O'Connor Larry Durrell
Daisy Waterstone Margo Durrell
Callum Woodhouse Leslie Durrell
Alexis Georgoulis Spiros Hakaiopulos
Anna Savva Lugaretzia
Yorgos Karamihos Theodore Stephanides
Lucy Black Florence Petrides
Alexis Conran Dr. Petrides
Ulrich Von Der Esch Sven Lundblad
Nikos Orestis Chaniotakis Pavlos
Leslie Caron Countess Mavrodaki
Barbara Flynn Aunt Hermione
James Cosmo Captain Creech
Merch Husey Zoltan
Ellie Tringou Daphne Likourgou
Olivia Lebedeva-Alexopoulou Galini
Trevor White Henry Miller
Miles Jupp Basil

Crew View all

Director Roger Goldby
Writer Simon Nye
Producer Christopher Hall
Photography Ben Wheeler
Musician Ruth Barrett

Episodes View details

1 Episode 1 50 min | Mar 18, 2018

In the first episode of a new series, the family are surprised to find out that Leslie has three different girlfriends, so Louisa decides to take it upon herself to help him pick one by having each member of the family invite their favourite girl to afternoon tea. Larry injures his leg and Theo decides to use his newly set-up x-ray unit to try and examine it. Elsewhere, Gerry continues to grow his animal collection, Margo takes up a job as Theo's assistant, and Aunt Hermione arrives in Corfu for good.

2 Episode 2 50 min | Mar 25, 2018

Louisa and Larry receive the devastating news that Aunt Hermione has died in her sleep. As the family make arrangements to have her body sent back to England, Margo gets to work on organising a memorial service. Leslie decides that he wants to be with Dionisia, and prepares to let Daphne down gently - however, it turns out that she is pregnant with his child, and her father is determined that they must get married as soon as possible. Gerry becomes fascinated by a wall in the back garden that is covered in insects.

3 Episode 3 50 min | Mar 31, 2018

Larry and Louisa return to England. While his mother is reunited with her cousins, Larry returns to London, where he falls in with a group of Bohemian artists - including writer Henry Miller. Back in Corfu, Leslie gets offered a job as a policeman, Gerry saves a donkey from an abusive farmer, and Spiro forbids Margo from seeing Zoltan.

Director: Roger Goldby
Writer: Simon Nye
4 Episode 4 50 min | Apr 07, 2018

Larry goes to Athens on a shirt trip, and returns with a royal guest. Louisa is delighted to have a prince staying under her roof, but soon finds herself with a less welcome visitor in the shape of Captain Creech. Tension is soon stirred up between the two houseguests when Gerry sits an interview for a local school, and the prince and the captain voice very different opinions on the subject of education.

5 Episode 5 50 min | Apr 14, 2018

Spiros spends time with a glamorous Italian family who have recently arrived on the island. Louisa is jealous of the attention he is paying their new neighbours and invites the new neighbours over to learn more about them. She ends up convinced they are hiding something, while Margo feels threatened by their eldest daughter. Larry joins the fire service, and Gerry falls in love.

6 Episode 6 50 min | Apr 21, 2018

The family plan a party to celebrate Gerry’s 13th birthday, but when a plague of mosquitoes descends, they are forced to hold it inside. As the party planning progresses, Louisa is finding it hard to accept that her youngest is growing up. Gerry insists that he doesn’t want a fuss, but gets frustrated and upset when the party is clearly aimed at someone much younger. Trying to pick up the mood, Margo’s transformation of an otherwise disastrous party results in hilarious antics as everyone but Spiros seems to join the party spirit. His distant behaviour concerns Louisa who wonders why he has locked himself in a room to sing sad love songs.

7 Episode 7 50 min | Apr 28, 2018

Henry Miller comes to stay with the family, and stirs up tension among Louisa and her children with his strange behaviour and the controversial content of his books. Sven is arrested after the government announces a crackdown on what it considers `immoral behaviour', and Larry rushes to his aid, acquiring books on fascism and miscarriages of justice from the countess to help him take matters into his own hands. Spiros continues to pine for his wife, and Louisa is torn between her feelings for him and need to ease his pain.

8 Episode 8 50 min | May 05, 2018

Editions

Barcode Format Region Released Edition
841887037839 DVD 1 Oct 16, 2018
5014138609696 DVD 2 May 14, 2018
9398700032270 DVD 4 Oct 10, 2018