‘The Essex Serpent’ Ending Explained: Alright, No Serpent. Where Do All Our Human Characters End Up?


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The Essex Serpent, a six-part miniseries on Apple TV based on Sarah Perry’s 2016 book of the same name, asks a lot of intriguing questions for such a short run: What is making the water in Aldwinter scary? How bad was the abuse Cora’s (Claire Danes) husband did to her before he died? Where did Stella’s (Clémence Poésy) mysterious illness come from? Does Will (Tom Hiddleston), the handsome vicar, have this stylish wool scarf in any other colors?

When Is a Serpent Not a Serpent? When It’s a Big Whale.