UK / BBC Two / 1×120 minute episode / Broadcast 27 December 2002 at 9:00pm
Writer: Kevin Elyot / Novel: Ruth Rendell (writing as Barbara Vine) / Producers: Alison Jackson, James P Lewis / Director: Tom Shankland
Thriller. Tim Cornish is having a homosexual affair with university professor, Ivo Steadman. Then he falls in love with Isabel Winwood and on a research trip to an island he fights with Ivo and leaves him for dead.
Tim finds he has lost Isobel?s contact details and cannot find her and in despair he meets and has an affair with another man – but then Ivo returns.
LEE WILLIAMS as Tim Cornish
MARC WARREN as Ivo Steadman
MIKELA J MIKAEL as Isabel Winwood
SALVATORE MIGLIORE as Thierry Massin
MARK HILDRETH as James Gilman
JOHN RALSTON as Kit Winwood