Revenge is an American television drama series starring Madeleine Stowe and Emily VanCamp. It first appeared on ABC Television on September 21, 2011.
Emily Thorne (Emily VanCamp) comes to the Hamptons for the summer, renting a home next to the Grayson family for summer. However, it is revealed that Emily has been to the Hamptons before as a little girl.
In reality, Emily is Amanda Clarke, whose father was framed for a crime he didn’t commit and sent to prison for life. She was permanently separated from him and never saw him again. Now, she’s returned to the Hamptons with the intent on getting revenge against those who wronged her and her father. The people who have to face the wrath of her revenge, to top the list is Victoria Grayson (Madeleine Stowe), the woman heading the Grayson family and the woman whom her father loved but in the end betrayed him.
In her plan to revenge and clear her father‘s name, she is helped by Nolan Ross (Gabriel Mann) the only person who really knows her true identity. He is the genius software inventor, computer hacker and owner of NolCorp which David Clarke helped him to build.
As she sets her plan in motion, Emily tries to navigate the upper society to destroy those who betrayed her father. But the further she goes, the more her emotions get involved and the more she questions her motives and the moves she makes.
She discovers she is in love with two men one being Daniel Grayson (Josh Bowman), first son of the Grayson’s family and Jack Porter, (Nick Wechsler) her childhood friend.