Flowers. Image shows from L to R: Amy (Sophia Di Martino), Maurice (Julian Barratt), Deborah (Olivia Colman), Donald (Daniel Rigby). Copyright: Kudos Productions


  • TV comedy drama
  • Channel 4
  • 2016 - 2018
  • 12 episodes (2 series)

Dark comedy following the eccentric Flower family and their struggle to live harmoniously. Stars Olivia Colman, Julian Barratt, Daniel Rigby, Sophia Di Martino, Will Sharpe and more.

Episode menu

Series 1, Episode 5

The Flower family are caught in a storm as Maurice makes a final bid to tell the truth. Deborah reconsiders her marriage, while Amy makes a devastating discovery. Thankfully Shun has a plan to save the family - he just needs someone to listen.

Broadcast details

Thursday 28th April 2016
Channel 4
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Sunday 1st May 2016 3:55am 4seven
Saturday 28th May 2016 2:25am C4

Cast & crew

Olivia Colman Deborah
Julian Barratt Maurice
Daniel Rigby Donald
Sophia Di Martino Amy
Will Sharpe Shun
Georgina Campbell Abigail
Angus Wright George
Leila Hoffman Hattie
Guest cast
Desiree Akhavan Carol (Publisher)
Geoffrey Burton Carroll (Publisher)
Emma Thorley Penny
Matt Goldberg Young Donald (Voice)
Writing team
Will Sharpe Writer
Katie Carpenter Script Editor
Production team
Will Sharpe Director
Naomi De Pear Producer
Diederick Santer Executive Producer
Selina MacArthur Editor
Luana Hanson Production Designer
Jamie Cairney Director of Photography
Arthur Sharpe Composer
Phil Clarke Commissioner

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