Quiz night at the local pub brings a bit of order to the chaotic lives of a group of fortysomething friends in this New Zealand comedy-drama. While their knowledge of obscure trivia is impressive, each struggles with the reality of life and love outside of the pub. "A treat" --New Zealand Herald.
Learn the true story of the ups and downs of the creation of Britain's beloved series Coronation Street in this drama starring David Dawson (The Last Kingdom, Ripper Street). Set in 1960s Manchester at offices of Granada Studios, young writer Tony Warren dreams of a unique TV program about working-class people, but he must overcome many obstacles to bring his idea to life. CC Available.
In 1936, the British Empire was flung into a constitutional crisis when King-Emperor Edward VIII proposed to marry Wallis Simpson, an American socialite. Wallis and Edward portrays the shocking and epic romance of the man who would give up the world for the woman he loved. Starring Joely Richardson (The Tudors, Nip/Tuck).
Created by Emmy winner and multi BAFTA award-winning writer Jimmy McGovern (Cracker, Hillsborough, The Street) for the BBC, Moving On is a critically acclaimed series of stand-alone contemporary dramas. The series explores complex issues including addiction, depression, the life of a soldier's wife, and the pain of a loved one lost.
Narrated by Julie Walters (Harry Potter films, Indian Summers, Brooklyn) and featuring a heavy dose of British humor, these episodes follow some of Britain's most famous faces as they share their struggles with the endless capacity for social awkwardness that comes with being British. Featuring James Corden, David Tennant, Catherine Tate, Stephen Magnan, and more. CC Available.