Anatomy of a Scandal

Title: Anatomy of a Scandal
Role: Young Sophie
Director: S.J. Clarkson
Writer: Melissa James Gibson, David E. Kelley, Sarah Vaughan
Release Date: April 15, 2022
Other Cast: Sienna Miller, Michelle Dockery, Rupert Friend
Duration: 45min

Infiltrates Britain’s elite through personal and political scandal, where the truth lies between justice and privilege. James and Sophie Whitehouse live in a blissful, rarified world. A Minister in Parliament with a loving family at home–James’ trajectory appears without limits. Until a scandalous secret suddenly comes to light. Barrister Kate Woodcroft has her own trajectory, and her prosecution threatens to tear into Westminster, the Whitehouse marriage, and her own personal esteem.

Episodes Guide

Episode 1.1

James scrambles to mitigate the scandal’s impact, while a devastated but determined Sophie remembers happier moments and Kate debates her next move.

Episode 1.2

Sophie feels the fallout from the accusations swirling around James, who rallies a longtime friend for support. Kate prepares for her first witness.

Episode 1.4

Needing time to think, Sophie takes the kids to the countryside. Kate’s off her game in court. Memories surface of James’ long ago encounter with Holly.

Episode 1.5

Ahead of a critical day in court, Kate confides in a friend as Sophie pieces together the night she attend a university party with James and Holly.