The Little House

littleThe Little House is an adaptation of Philippa Gregory’s best selling novel, exploring the psychological power struggles within one family.

Ruth (Lucy Griffiths) is married to career minded Patrick (Rupert Evans) and is pushed towards the limits of her own sanity when she becomes entangled in the lives of her wealthy but interfering in laws, Elizabeth (Francesca Annis) and Frederick (Tim Piggot Smith).

An Oedipal tale of obsession and murder, The Little House drew 7.5 million viewers and received rave reviews.


‘Very subtly and deftly done with a terrific cast… don’t miss’ The Mail

‘A top notch cast, a decent script and clever moody direction make ‘The Little House’ highly watchable’ The Independent

‘Don’t miss this delightfully creepy two part drama.’ Closer

‘The two part psychological drama is a treat’ Saturday Mail


  • Francesca Annis
  • Tim Piggot Smith
  • Rupert Evans
  • Lucy Griffiths

Written by: Ed Whitmore

Directed by: Jamie Payne

Produced by: Jeremy Gwilt

Executive producers: Chris Lang, Matt Arlidge, Jeremy Gwilt.

Production Company: TXTV