What is Obsession (TV) About?
‘Obsession’ is a British television miniseries that delves into the chaotic aftermath of a forbidden affair between a prominent London surgeon and his son’s fiancée. Exploring themes of desire, betrayal, and the complexities of human emotion, the series is a gripping narrative situated in the heart of London's medical world. Richard Armitage portrays William Farrow, the surgeon whose life enters a downward spiral due to his erotic obsession with Anna Barton, played by Charlie Murphy. This psychological thriller examines the effects of William's infatuation on his personal and professional life, as it becomes increasingly all-consuming. The series also features performances from Indira Varma as William's wife Ingrid, Rish Shah as his son Jay, and an ensemble cast that deepens the storyline with their intertwined lives. Produced by Gaumont Film Company and Moonage Productions, ‘Obsession’ offers a tale of passion and the dramatic repercussions that follow when boundaries are crossed. Released in April 2023 on Netflix, the miniseries promises to be a compelling blend of suspense, drama, and the darker side of love.
The first episode of Obsession aired on April 13, 2023 and the most recent episode to air was on April 13, 2023.