Taboo is a dark thriller set in 19th century London against the backdrop of the United States and Great Britain dividing up North America.
The anti-hero is one James Delaney played by a brooding Tom Hardy, a man who on the death of his merchant father returned unexpectedly from Africa after ten years presumed dead.
Delaney harbours many secrets and he’s inherited land that the British East India company, the American State and the British Crown would all like to get their hands on.
He is also in love with his sister and the pair have had a forbidden relationship in the past.
Taboo is BBC production with FX Network airing it in the U.S.
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