The BBC have today released promotional pictures for the seventeenth episode of BBC One’s new series, Dickensian. Based on variety of Charles Dickens most famous works, Dickensian weaves elements of novels like Great Expectations, Oliver Twist, Bleak House and A Christmas Carol together to create a fast paced epic. Conceived by Tony Jordan, the 20 episode epic has had audiences hooked from the beginning. The 17th episode will be broadcast on BBC One on Friday 12th of February from 8:30pm to 9:00pm. More promotional pictures and synopsis can be found below:
While he is retracing Marley’s last steps with Mr Venus, Bucket arrives at a new theory: this killer was neither a criminal nor a thug, but a scared individual who had been the victim of Marley’s punishing debt-collecting. All he has in concrete though is a splinter of wood from the murder weapon.
Meanwhile, Compeyson is unaware that Amelia saw him kissing Sally. When he arrives at Satis House, he is surprised by the frosty reception he receives. Will he be able to turn things around again?
Having recovered from his drunken excess of last night, Hawdon rushes to Barbary House to discover Honoria a shadow of herself. Honoria informs him of the death of their child and makes a rash decision about their future.
Elsewhere, Inspector Bucket uncovers some evidence that finally enables him to solve the murder case.