Slideshow: Characters First Look
Get your first look at the key characters of
Indian Summers in this exclusive slideshow, before the series premiere Sunday, September 27th, at 9/8c on MASTERPIECE.
What is Ralph Whelan hiding? What will Ian MacLeod discover? Discover the series' most compelling secrets and prepare for the sweeping saga that the
Sunday Times (UK) hailed as, "A work of subtlety, intelligence, and beauty."
This domineering doyenne of the Simla Club is prepared to remove anything--or anyone--that stands between her and prosperity.
The impressionable Aafrin has become a rising star within the Indian Civil Service. But once he journeys deeper into the Empire’s inner workings, how much truth can he handle?
Alice appears in Simla like a warm summer breeze, but her mysterious circumstances have locals talking: What is she hiding?
An intellectual and an optimist, the colonial India in which Darius grew up is much different from the landscape of opportunity that his son Aafrin navigates. But by encouraging his son to dream, is he only prolonging inevitable disappointment?
Missionary Dougie must constantly juggle his dedication to his work, his God, and his family. What temptations will stand in his way?
Snide, snippy, and sickly, American Eugene and his sister Madeleine make their mark on Simla.
Determined to prove herself a society lady, Doug’s wife Sarah Raworth will take desperate measures to secure her place in the social circle.
Aafrin’s sister Sooni is bold, outspoken, and ready to take India into a new era of self-rule. But as her brother makes alliances with the very forces she seeks to abolish, how will Sooni keep those she loves out of the crossfire?
Charismatic, intelligent, and ambitious to a fault, Ralph Whelan is a political star and a frontrunner for the next Viceroy. But even the brightest of pupils has a skeleton or two in their closet, and Ralph must contain his if he expects to continue his ascent.
Often the pragmatist in her household, Aafrin’s mother Roshana is the glue binding her family of revolutionists and loyalists together.
Young Scotsman Ian arrives in Simla seeking greener pastures and an easy fortune--but what he finds will change his life forever.
Cynthia’s right-hand-man Kaiser is always nearby to do her dirty work--whether that means mopping up spilled gin, or something more sinister.