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.

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Series 1, Episode 6

The family are severed as Deborah considers her future while Maurice and the twins struggle to pull themselves together without her. Barry gives Maurice a shock. Meanwhile, Deborah stumbles across something that calls everything into question.

Broadcast details

Friday 29th April 2016
Channel 4
40 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Sunday 1st May 2016 4:25am 4seven
Saturday 4th June 2016 3:55am 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
Colin Hurley Barry
Leila Hoffman Hattie
Guest cast
Sharon Young Dr Grey
Eiko Yoshimoto Shun's Grandmother
Takako Akashi Shun's Mother
Akie Kotabe Shun's Father
Tsuwayuki Soatome Shun's Grandfather
Hina Goto Shun's Sister
Ravi Aujla Receptionist
Alastair Roberts Tree Man
Amanda Hadingue Gail
Liz Izen Dog Owner
Simona Armstrong Waitress
Matt Goldberg Young Donald (Voice)
Ellie Gee Young Amy (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

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