Finding Alice. Alice (Keeley Hawes)
Finding Alice

Finding Alice

  • TV comedy drama
  • ITV1
  • 2021
  • 6 episodes (1 series)

Keeley Hawes stars in this dark comedy drama as a woman trying to deal with the death of her husband. Also features Isabella Pappas, Joanna Lumley, Nigel Havers, Gemma Jones, Kenneth Cranham and more.

  • Due to return for Series 2

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Series 1, Episode 1 - Fall

Finding Alice. Alice (Keeley Hawes)
For Alice, Harry and their daughter, Charlotte, moving into their new home should have been a dream come true. But it turns into a nightmare when Alice discovers Harry dead at the bottom of the stairs in the property he designed.

Further details

For Alice, Harry and their daughter, Charlotte, moving into their new home should have been a dream come true. But it quickly turns into a nightmare when Alice discovers Harry dead at the bottom of the stairs. Harry designed the smart house, so it's weird and wonderful, and one more disorientation for Alice on top of her sense of loss and abandonment. Alice's beloved partner is no more, and now she can't find the fridge.

Family should be a source of comfort, but Harry's parents, Minnie and Gerry, keep popping round uninvited. Whilst Alice's own parents, Roger and Sarah, only seem to add to her list of problems.

With Harry gone and Alice struggling to cope, Charlotte is forced to bottle up her grief and be the responsible one. Especially when the police turn up asking questions about the night that Harry died. To make matters worse, more unexpected visitors start knocking on Alice's door, and she begins to realise that Harry's business debt wasn't the only secret he kept hidden from her.

Broadcast details

Date
Sunday 17th January 2021
Time
9pm
Channel
ITV1
Length
60 minutes

Repeats

Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Friday 22nd January 2021 12:35am ITV1

Cast & crew

Cast
Keeley Hawes Alice
Isabella Pappas Charlotte
Joanna Lumley Sarah
Nigel Havers Roger
Gemma Jones Minnie
Kenneth Cranham Gerry
Sharon Rooney Nicola
Rhashan Stone Nathan
Dominique Moore Yasmina
Jason Merrells Harry
Ayesha Dharker Tanvi
George Webster George
Guest cast
Matthew Flynn Detective Davis
Charlyne Francis Detective Prior
Olivia Bernstone Hospital Receptionist
Jane Shakespeare Coroner
Philip Bird Funeral Director
Writing team
Roger Goldby Writer
Simon Nye Writer
Laurie Kirkham Script Editor
Production team
Roger Goldby Director
Margot Gavan Duffy Producer
Nicola Shindler Executive Producer
Keeley Hawes Executive Producer
Roger Goldby Executive Producer
Simon Nye Executive Producer
Charles Bates Line Producer
David Thrasher Editor
Debbie Burton Production Designer
Suzanne Crowley Casting Director
Gilly Poole Casting Director
Sharon Gilham Costume Designer
Ashley Rowe Director of Photography
Rosie Octon Make-up Designer
Edmund Butt Composer
Tasha Island Graphics
Matthew Alder 1st Assistant Director

Press

Finding Alice review

Thriller, comedy or melodrama?

Adam Sweeting, The Arts Desk, 18th January 2021

Finding Alice review

A decent drama with weirdly pitched comedy about a grieving partner left to tidy up several big messes.

Brian Donaldson, The List, 18th January 2021

Finding Alice review

Finding Alice is a rather gentle affair so far and a charming way to spend a Sunday evening.

Emily Baker, i Newspaper, 17th January 2021

Finding Alice review

A thriller, a comedy, or an episode of Grand Designs?

Anita Singh, The Telegraph, 17th January 2021

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