Season 1, Episode 8 – James has been playing an intricate Chess game with the East India Company, The Crown, and the Americans on Taboo, but does he have the moves to finish the game? James makes a deal with Strange, but is it one both men can live with, or even live through?
Season 1, Episode 7 – James wakes up wondering if he killed Winter on Taboo. Clearly James has plans within plans when it comes to the Americans, the British, and the East India Company, but when the Company and the Crown think they have him in a spot, have they really just fallen into James’s trap?
Season 1, Episode 5 – James has set the Crown and the East India Company at each other’s throats after his raid to steal saltpeter on Taboo. Thorne and James have a duel with an interesting outcome, and Thorne takes his anger out on Zilpha. With Delaney pitting all sides against one another will he be able to escape unscathed?
Season 1, Episode 4 – James continues to pit all sides against each other on Taboo, and Lorna gets caught in the crossfire. He sets a daring heist into motion against the East India Company, while simultaneously at a formal ball Zilpha and Lorna come face to face and jealousies ensue. Zilpha’s husband challenging James to a duel to the death tops it all off.
Season 1, Episode 3 – James Delaney weaves a complicated plan to keep himself safe while he recuperates from an assassination attempt on Taboo. He also tries to rekindle his relationship with Zilpha, but with mixed results, and Lorna gets herself into serious trouble that could have terrible consequences for James’s plan.
Season 1, Episode 2 – James Delaney finds that great forces have risen up against him as he tries to take over his father’s estate in this episode of Taboo. Not only is the East India Company banking on James death, but also a new heir to his father’s estate comes out of the shadows threatening to undo all of his plans.
Season 1, Episode 1 – James Delaney appears in London like a ghost after having been presumed dead and missing for the last ten years on Taboo. Incredible rumors have followed him, tales of savagery and witchcraft, and he’s come to claim his birthright as his father’s heir, but it puts him on a collision course with the East India Company. How will one man compete with a company more powerful than nations?
Lucas Till lands the role of MacGyver in CBS’s action pilot while ABC’s Shots Fired adds Helen Hunt, Richard Dreyfuss, and Stephen Moyer.
Filming for the eight-part event series Taboo has gotten underway this week in London as production adds Michael Kelly and Jonathan Pryce to the cast.
Hardy will star in and produce the period drama.
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