Anna Karenina

Seasons

Anna Karenina

Season 2 (1978)

Leo Tolstoy's tragic story of the love affair between Vronsky, a Russian Count and Anna Karenina, a married upper class woman. Nicola Pagett takes the role of Anna, a young woman who is married to a man twenty years her senior (Eric Porter), and who begins a passionate affair with the handsome Count Vronsky (Stuart Wilson). When she falls pregnant, Anna decides to dissolve her marriage and wed Vronsky, but true happiness proves elusive. The novel was first adapted for the screen in 1935 with Greta Garbo in the lead role.