Fact-based drama, starring Hugh Grant as Jeremy Thorpe, the leader of the Liberal Party in the 1960s and 1970s. Thorpe has an affair with stable hand Norman Scott (Ben Whishaw) prior to the decriminalisation of homosexuality, and as his political career takes off, he becomes determined to keep his resentful former lover silent - a situation that results in his being accused of conspiracy to murder. Directed by Stephen Frears and written by Russell T Davies.

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