Back To Life. Miranda (Daisy Haggard). Copyright: Two Brothers Pictures.

Back To Life

BBC Three (Online) comedy drama about a woman coming out of prison. 6 episodes (1 series) in 2019. Stars Daisy Haggard, Geraldine James, Richard Durden, Jo Martin and others.

Another series is in development.

Back To Life. Miranda (Daisy Haggard). Copyright: Two Brothers Pictures.

Series 1, Episode 5

Miri sets about mending her friendship with Billy, and heads back to work only to find that the shop is no more.

Further details

Miri sets about mending her friendship with Billy, after his terrible reaction to the truth of who she really is. She seems to have made progress until an encounter with his wife Anna takes a dark turn - and Miri winds up under the scrutiny of the local police.

Meanwhile, having ended her relationship with Dom, Caroline is determined to relight the fire between her and Oscar. Unfortunately, no matter what she does and how hard he concentrates, Oscar's body won't respond to the attention. Could it have something to do with his inability to be honest with Caroline about her betrayal?


Across town, Miri heads back to work at Nathan's Fish & Chip shop, only to find that the shop is no more. Nathan is now running a food truck and despite the positive spin he puts on it, it's clear that hiring Miri was a terrible idea.

Mandy is still trying to connect with Miri, who refuses to give her a second chance. But, by the end of the day Miri is running out of friends and allies - perhaps she will be forced to reconsider.

Publication details

Date
Monday 15th April 2019
Time
10am
Length
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Daisy Haggard Miranda
Geraldine James Caroline
Richard Durden Oscar
Jamie Michie Dom
Christine Bottomley Mandy
Adeel Akhtar Billy
Liam Williams Nathan
Souad Faress Anna
Frank Feys Samuel
Imogen Gurney Lara
Guest cast
Juliet Cowan Tina
James Bradwell Junior Pharmacist
Charlie Rix Male Shop Assistant
Writing team
Daisy Haggard Writer
Laura Solon Writer
Amy Chappelhow Script Editor
Production team
Christopher Sweeney (as Chris Sweeney) Director
Debbie Pisani (as Debs Pisani) Producer
Harry Williams Executive Producer
Jack Williams Executive Producer
Sarah Hammond Executive Producer
Daisy Haggard Executive Producer
Laura Solon Executive Producer
Kate Daughton Executive Producer
Christopher Sweeney (as Chris Sweeney) Executive Producer
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