It is at the school that he meets a beautiful South American woman, the Honourable Mrs Margot Beste-Chetwynde, to be played by Eva Longoria, who is the mother of one of the pupils.
For Paul it is love at first sight, but little does he know the surprises that lie ahead of him when he agrees to tutor her son over the summer holidays.
Date: Last updated: at 11.02 Category: BBC Two; Comedy; Casting James Wood to adapt the novel for the first time for television, and will debut later this year.
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Unrecognisable: Eva, 42, dons a drop-waist embroidered twenties-style dress as she plays Margot in the hotly anticipated period drama (left), which is a far cry from her modern red carpet glamour (right, in January)In the television show, the first-ever adaptation of Waugh's outrageous comic novel, Eva's character Margot seduces Paul Pennyfeather, a young bumbling teacher played by comedian Jack Whitehall.
Margot, whose sons attend the same school Pennyfeather teaches at, is supremely sexy but with a dark side.