Victor Hugo’s masterpiece Les Miserables comes to television in a six-part adaptation by multi award-winning screenwriter Andrew Davies. Watch full episodes online and on the PBS Video app, and binge the full series now with PBS Passport, an added member benefit.

Dominic West stars as fugitive Jean Valjean, with David Oyelowo as his pursuer Inspector Javert and Lily Collins as the luckless single mother Fantine. Love, death, and the struggle for social justice in early 19th-century France feature in this beautifully faithful retelling of one of the world’s most beloved stories.

The distinguished British cast also includes Adeel Akhtar (The Night ManagerMurdered By My Father) and Academy Award winner Olivia Colman (The FavouriteMurder On The Orient ExpressThe Night ManagerBroadchurch) as Monsieur and Madame Thénardier, Ellie Bamber (Nocturnal AnimalsPride And Prejudice And Zombies) as Cosette, Josh O’Connor (The Durrells in Corfu) as Marius, Erin Kellyman (Raised By Wolves) as Éponine and Henry Lloyd Hughes (Indian SummersThe Inbetweeners) as Pontmercy.