Acclaimed actresses Phyllis Logan (The Good Karma Hospital), Miranda Richardson (Harry Potter films), and Zoë Wanamaker (Poirot) star in this addictive new drama from Kay Mellor, the award-winning creator of Love, Lies & Records. Three women of a certain age are juggling the challenges of modern life when a tragedy exposes secrets that put their friendship to the test.
- 1. Episode 1January 2, 201847min13+SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishLinda and Micky celebrate their anniversary on a cruise ship, but tragedy strikes when Mickey drinks too much. Meanwhile, Sue faces a crisis at work, and Gail’s son, Tom, returns home from prison.
- 2. Episode 2January 9, 201847min13+SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishOn Sue’s birthday, detectives come to Linda with new information about her husband’s disappearance, including evidence that Micky was on the phone with another woman when he went overboard.
- 3. Episode 3February 11, 201847min13+SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishThe police interrogate Linda about her involvement in Micky’s death. After arguing with the mother of Tom’s son, Gail deals with her own mother’s increasingly bad dementia and considers putting her into a home.
- 4. Episode 4February 18, 201847min13+SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishThe night before the hearing into Mickey's death, Gail walks in on a startling scene at Linda's house. Tom tries to bring his son back with his mother's help, and he also receives surprising news from Linda's daughter, Ruby.
- 5. Episode 5February 25, 201847min13+SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishLinda takes drastic action when a body turns up in Spain that could be Micky’s. While pursuing a new business opportunity, Sue runs into John’s wife and receives some bad news.
- 6. Episode 6March 4, 201847min16+SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishThe girlfriends travel to Spain to identify Micky’s body, and Linda makes a shocking confession to Gail and Sue. When an unexpected turn of events threatens to upend their lives, the women band together to devise a plan.
- Bonus: Behind the Scenes27minNR
Cast and crew discuss the inspiration for the series, the characters, roles for “women of a certain age”, and more.
- Dominic LeclercKay Mellor
- Acorn TV
- Amazon Maturity Rating
- 13+ Teens. Learn more
- Content advisory
- Violence alcohol use smoking foul language sexual content
- Supporting actors
- Elena SaurelWendy Craig