August 12, 2022

Watch a Life-Altering Second in Lifetime’s Horrific ‘Flowers within the Attic: The Origin’ (VIDEO)

Oh, if we might solely warn unsuspecting heroine Olivia Winfield Foxworth (Jemima Rooper), her life would’ve in all probability ended up significantly better than we see it play out in Lifetime’s new restricted sequence Flowers within the Attic: The Origin. The four-episode sequence offers us the backstory to all of the twisted household drama that made V.C. Andrews’ 1979 novel Flowers within the Attic such a sensation and spawned extra books and variations over time.

In The Origin, airing on 4 consecutive Saturdays beginning July 9, we meet Olivia, who has by no means been married and seemingly content material with having fun with life working alongside her loving father, Mr. Winfield (Harry Hamlin). Nevertheless, the arrival of the dashing Malcolm Foxworth (Condor‘s Max Irons) adjustments the whole lot as soon as he enters Olivia’s life and sweeps her off her ft with desires of a cheerful ever after with him at Foxworth Corridor in Virginia. Nevertheless, if you realize the Flowers within the Attic saga in any respect, you realize no person ever actually lives fortunately ever after, proper?

However at first of this new sequence (lengthy earlier than she’d ultimately lock her grandchildren in that notorious attic), a extra harmless Olivia has no thought what the longer term holds and on this unique clip courtesy of Lifetime tv we see precisely the purpose when her life adjustments. Within the clip, Olivia’s father introduces her to Malcolm, who clearly has a robust impact on her along with his impeccable manners and hanging attractiveness.

Nevertheless, will her father or cousin Amos (Inform Me A Story‘s Paul Wesley) come to appreciate that perhaps a pairing between Malcolm and Olivia is one which shouldn’t occur? You’ll have to observe to search out out however having seen all 4 episodes, we will inform you that the viewer (and Olivia) is in for a rollercoaster of surprising storytelling as her world ventures to unimaginable highs and lows.

The sequence, shot in Romania, additionally stars Kelsey Grammer as Garland Foxworth (Malcolm’s father) in addition to Kate Mulgrew, Alana Boden, Hannah Dodd, Callum Kerr, Luke Fetherstone, Buck Braithwaite, and T’Shan Williams.

Flowers within the Attic: The Origin, Premiere, Saturday, July 9, 8/7c, Lifetime