- Format: DVD Region 2 for the UK
- Number of Disc: 12
- Genre: Comedy,British TV Series
- Starring: Keeley Hawes, Josh O’Connor, Milo Parker, Callum Woodhouse
- Studio: PBS
- Release Date: 2020
What’s it about
Based on naturalist Gerald Durrell’s trilogy of novels, The Durrells in Corfu sees impoverished widow Louisa Durrell make the radical decision to leave 1930s England to seek out a new destiny for her family. Follow the adventures of the eccentric Durrell family as they embrace life on the gorgeous Greek island of Corfu and the ever-increasing menagerie of animals being brought home. Save when you buy all four seasons together.
Masterpiece: The Durrells in Corfu, Season 1
A warm, funny, feel-good series chronicling the adventures of a quirky English family who uproot to a gorgeous Greek island in hopes of a better life.
As Louisa relocates her reluctant brood to a dilapidated house in the Greek sun, the Durrells face a whole new set of challenges as they meet new friends, rivals, lovers, and animals.
Masterpiece: The Durrells in Corfu, Season 2
This charming and hugely popular series returns to follow the further adventures of the eccentric Durrell family as they embrace life on the gorgeous Greek island of Corfu. Based on Gerald Durrell’s trilogy of Corfu novels, this latest series sees sparky English widow Louisa Durrell and her brood continue to put down roots in their dilapidated rented house, alongside an ever-increasing menagerie of animals brought home by youngest son Gerry. Doing their best to settle into the community, they must earn enough money to pay their aggressive new landlady Vasilia, who sees Louisa as a love rival for charming playboy Hugh. With the help of Spiro and Theo, the Durrells resort to selling typical British produce at the market. But accidentally poisoning the locals might not be the best way to start a new business¡
Masterpiece: The Durrells in Corfu, Season 3
The beautiful island of Corfu continues to work its magic on the eccentric Durrell family. Even a visit from Aunt Hermione isn’t the usual dreaded experience as the formerly formidable matriarch has embraced the laid-back Greek attitude and found romance. Leslie’s also enjoying a much-improved love life with three very different girls. But there’s no safety in numbers when his mother and siblings decide to interfere. Margo has (temporarily) given up on love and found a new vocation, while Gerry’s obsession with animals continues to grow. As for Louisa, a trip to the UK with Larry to sort out family affairs reminds her of the restrictions of her old life. After a brush with bohemian London artists, she realizes her heart lies in her island paradise.
Masterpiece: The Durrells in Corfu, Season 4
The future’s looking bright for the eccentric Durrells, as we catch up with their lives on the beautiful island of Corfu. Louisa’s keeping busy by opening the doors of the family villa as a guest house. But with cousin Basil her only paying guest, business isn’t exactly booming. Larry’s struggling to get his risqu¨¦ Black Book published and enjoying love with two ballet dancers, while Leslie’s throwing himself back into his job (and shooting). Animal-mad Gerry now has ambitions to open his own zoo, and Margo’s up for another new challenge as she decides to start her own beauty salon.