Trying. Image shows from L to R: Nikki Newman (Esther Smith), Jason Ross (Rafe Spall). Copyright: Apple TV+.

Trying

Apple TV+ sitcom about adoption. 8 episodes (1 series) in 2020. Stars Rafe Spall, Esther Smith, Imelda Staunton, Darren Boyd and others.

Another series is in development.

Series 1, Episode 8 - We Know The Way Out

After admitting his infidelity to Erica, Freddie's staying in Jason and Nikki's spare room, which is not the easiest situation for anyone. But the couple's panel hearing at the local council proves an even greater challenge.

Publication details

Date
Friday 1st May 2020
Length
30 minutes, 13 seconds

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Rafe Spall Jason Ross
Esther Smith Nikki Newman
Imelda Staunton Penny Wootton
Darren Boyd Scott
Phil Davis Jason's Dad
Ophelia Lovibond Erica
Oliver Chris Freddie
Paula Wilcox Jason's Mum
Robyn Cara Jen
Sian Brooke Karen
Marian McLoughlin Nikki's Mum
Roderick Smith Nikki's Dad
Guest cast
Ava Talbot Lauren
Colin Mace Michael Grafton
Lorna Brown Samantha
Rick Bacon Simon Davis
Maxine Finch Julie Okolo
Fen Wilson Julie Farnby
Renu Brindle Nina Malik
Cally Lawrence Jeanette Hale
Fergal McElherron CaomhĂ­n Og O hEachthighearna
Dan March Water Cooler Man 1
James Millard Water Cooler Man 2
Writing team
Andy Wolton Writer
Production team
Jim O'Hanlon Director
Chris Sussman Producer
Emma Lawson Producer
Andy Wolton Executive Producer
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