Sebastian Cardwell (Comissioning Editor for Channel 5)
Andrew Bryne (Virgin Media Television)
Emmett J. Scanlan, Paul Mescal, Emily Reid, Ian McElhinney, Eleanor Methven, Dempsey Bovell, Catherine Walker, Shelley Conn
A compelling, sinister narrative of lust, manipulation and betrayal, the central character in THE DECEIVED is English student Ophelia, who falls in love with her married lecturer, seeing in him all the answers to her needs.
When their affair is interrupted by a shocking and tragic death, Ophelia finds herself trapped in a world where she can no longer trust her own mind.
Emmett J. Scanlan takes the role of Michael with Emily Reid as Ophelia. Ian McElhinney, Eleanor Methven, Dempsey Bovell, Catherine Walker, Shelley Conn and Paul Mescal also star.