Movies And Specials: 'The Enfield Haunting'

Synopsis: THE ENFIELD HAUNTING brings to life the terrifying and bizarre real events surrounding the poltergeist phenomena that took place in 1977 at an apparently ordinary house in Enfield, England. To this day, this remains the most documented account of poltergeist activity in British history.

Adapted from Guy Lyon Playfair's book This House is Haunted, the show is a supernatural drama based upon real events surrounding the phenomena, and draws on extensive documentation, recordings and witness statements. The incident remains to this day the most documented account of poltergeist activity in British history.

British actor Timothy Spall will play Maurice Grosse, a rookie paranormal researcher. After a recent personal tragedy, he is drawn to the house on Green Street after disturbing reports of a desperate family terrorized by malevolent unseen forces. Juliet Stevenson will star alongside Spall to play his wife Betty.

Award-winning actor Matthew Macfadyen will play Guy Lyon Playfair, an experienced investigator who approaches the case with skepticism. Working together to get to the heart of the supernatural happenings, Maurice and Guy will both have to confront their own pasts. Can they save this family from the hauntings and make peace with their own ghosts? (Courtesy A&E, 2015)

The Cast:
Timothy Spall
Matthew Macfadyen
Eleanor Worthington-Cox
Juliet Stevenson

Production Credits:
Produced by Eleven Film.

The Episodes:
1-01 Episode One--10/09/2015