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The War of the Worlds

Inspired by H.G. Well’s popular science fiction novel, ‘The War of the Worlds’ is the latest Sci-fi thriller from BBC One Studios. The show revolves around George (Rafe Spall), who falls deeply in love with Amy (Eleanor Tomlinson), despite being married to someone else. Both George and Amy decide to start a new life, but they soon find themselves fighting off a ruthless enemy, who is determined to destroy human life & conquer the planet. Starring Rafe Spall and Eleanor Tomlinson as the protagonists, the show additionally boasts of an impressive cast which includes Robert Carlyle and Rupert Graves as central characters. If you are a fan of sci-fi with a dash of thrill, then this show is unmissable. Adapted by Peter Harness, this visceral thriller delivers a riveting and atmospheric collision of science fiction, period drama and horror, bringing one of literature’s most notorious foes vividly to life. Watch all the episodes of this limited series now, streaming only on SonyLIV.

The War of the Worlds Details


Craig Viveiros




Peter Harness


Thriller, Drama, Action



Know more about the cast of The War of the Worlds

Eleanor Tomlinson


Rafe Spall


Robert Carlyle


Rupert Graves


The War of the Worlds Plot

Directed by Craig Viveiros, ‘The War of the Worldsweb series is a thriller series inspired by H.G. Wells’ 1898 science fiction novel. Set in Edwardian England, this series revolves around a couple, George (Rafe Spall) and his partner Amy (Eleanor Tomlinson), refusing the prejudices of society as they attempt to start a new life together. However, George and Amy, like other people on the planet, soon find out that they are in big danger and must learn how to survive against the ongoing chaos of alien attack.

The suspense of the story begins when a mysterious capsule lands at Horsell Common in Surrey, England. George, Amy & Ogilvy are the first ones to examine it. However, as more people gather to study the unusual object it quickly becomes clear that this is not an inanimate object fallen from the sky but is a transport for a living fighting organism from outer space. Soon, it lashes out & kills scores of people. More and more capsules land on Earth and so begins a terrifying ordeal as it releases a group of Martians, which stalks England exterminating & consuming everything in their wake, killing hundreds of people. As the Martian invaders lands on the Earth, humans fights for their survival. In amongst the chaos, you will see how George, Amy, Frederick and Ogilvy put their personal difficulties aside and fight off a ruthless enemy, who is determined to destroy mankind and conquer the planet.

Written by Peter Harness, ‘The War of the Worlds’ series is worth your attention. ‘The War of the Worlds’ stars Eleanor Tomlinson, Robert Carlyle, Rafe Spall, and Rupert Graves in prominent roles. The series has the right mix of emotion and drama which will keep you on the edge. The compelling plotline of the show will continuously hook you in the anticipation of what will happen next. The show has got three engaging episodes in total. With an enticing storyline and power-packed performances, this series makes for an easy binge-watching session. If you are looking for a great war series, then ‘The War of the Worlds’ is the series of all times. You can watch all episodes of this enthralling TV series streaming online, only on SonyLIV.

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