The sixth episode of ITV’s period drama The Halcyon airs on Monday 6 February at 9.00pm. Set in London in 1940 against the backdrop of the second world war, the series shows how the life of the capital goes on, through the prism of war and the impact it has on families, relationships, politics and work across every social class.
The Halcyon reveals how the conflict permeates everyone’s lives – from the affluent guests to the loyal, hardworking staff – watched from within by American journalist Joe O’Hara (Matt Ryan).
In episode six, The Halcyon struggles on as the Blitz rages, and the guests are forced into lockdown. Joe and Emma (Hermione Corfield, pictured left in our picture above) outside the hotel, and the guests in the basement. Lucian (Charles Edwards) and Lady Hamilton (Olivia Williams) get close, and Toby (Edward Bluemel) confronts his confusion. Has anybody seen Sonny (Sope Dirisu) and Betsey (Kara Tointon).
Also starring Mark Benton, Annabelle Apsion, Steven Mackintosh and Jamie Blackley.
The Halcyon Episode 6 (of 8) airs on Monday 6 February 2017 from 9.00pm-10.00pm on ITV.