New Worlds (TV series)

New Worlds is a 2014 Channel 4 TV series, set in 1680s England and America and forming a sequel to The Devil's Whore.

New Worlds
GenreHistorical drama
Created byPeter Flannery
Martine Brant
Directed byCharles Martin
StarringPhil Cheadle
Pip Carter
Composer(s)Harry Escott
Country of originUnited Kingdom
Original language(s)English
No. of series1
No. of episodes4
Executive producer(s)Peter Flannery
Martine Brant
John Yorke
Producer(s)Johann Knobel
Production location(s)Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, England, UK
Running time50 minutes (including adverts)
Production company(s)Company Pictures
Original networkChannel 4 (UK)
Picture format16:9 1080i
Audio formatStereo
Original release1 April (2014-04-01) –
22 April 2014 (2014-04-22)


In August 2013 Channel 4 announced a follow up series to The Devil's Whore. Written by Peter Flannery and Martine Brant, it follows Angelica (the central character from the previous series), now Countess of Abingdon, trying to protect her daughter, in a still restless England, and Hope and Ned, struggling in colonial Massachusetts. It is produced by Company Pictures with Johann Knobel serving as the producer. The executive producers are Peter Flannery, Martine Brant and John Yorke. Channel 4 started airing the series as one-hour episodes on 1 April 2014.[1]



  1. ^ Munn, Patrick (6 August 2013). "Channel 4's' The Devil's Whore follow up 'New Worlds' adds to cast". TV Wise. Retrieved 11 April 2014.

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