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


Channel 4 comedy drama following an eccentric family. 12 episodes (2 series), 2016 - 2018. Stars Olivia Colman, Julian Barratt, Daniel Rigby, Sophia Di Martino and others.

Series 2, Episode 3

The relationship between Deborah and Maurice is further deteriorating and Shun is caught between the warring couple.

Further details

Consumed by questions of her grandfather's fate and the intoxicating world of Baumgaertner, Amy exists increasingly in a world of her own. The relationship between Deborah and Maurice is further deteriorating and Shun is caught between the warring couple. Plumber Donald is delighted to be asked round to Matilda's, where a blocked sink calls for the deployment of his special Machine. Maurice goes on a bender with Amy's friends, with Donald forced to play chaperone. Deborah focuses her attention on a reading of her self-help book, in which Amy finds a clue that feels like it could just unravel the entire mystery of her grandfather Felix...

Broadcast details

Tuesday 12th June 2018
Channel 4
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Olivia Colman Deborah
Julian Barratt Maurice
Daniel Rigby Donald
Sophia Di Martino Amy
Will Sharpe Shun
Colin Hurley Barry
Helen Cripps Matilda
Harriet Walter Hylda
Guest cast
Kathryn Hunter Wendy
Daniel Rigby Egbert
Julian Barratt Friedrich
Olivia Colman Valerie
Anna O'Grady Dolores
Amie Buhari Pan
Mariam Haque Henri
Maite J√°uregui Vera
Sophie Brooke Avelaine
Rakie Ayola Morag
Jane Hazlegrove Sylvia
Duncan Pow Dennis
Writing team
Will Sharpe Writer
Alice Tyler Script Editor
Katie Carpenter Script Producer
Production team
Will Sharpe Director
Sam Pinnell Producer
Naomi De Pear Executive Producer

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