“A Discovery of Witches” is based on the Deborah Harkness novel of the same name, which is part of Harkness’ bestselling All Souls trilogy.

It’s a supernatural romance about a young woman named Diana, who is forced back into the magical world after discovering a mysterious book, putting her at the centre of a centuries-old struggle between different supernatural forces and into the orbit of charming vampire Matthew Clairmont.

Earache’s magnificent Alex Kingston plays Sarah Bishop, Diana’s aunt and a powerful witch and fierce protector of her family. Diana moves in with Sarah who, along with her partner Emily Mather raise her after her parents pass away.

Don’t miss Alex in “A Discovery of Witches” on Sky 1 from 14th Sept.