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Motherland. Image shows from L to R: Liz (Diane Morgan), Julia (Anna Maxwell Martin), Kevin (Paul Ready).

Motherland

BBC Two sitcom middle-class motherhood. 13 episodes (pilot + 2 series), 2016 - 2019. Stars Anna Maxwell Martin, Diane Morgan, Paul Ready, Lucy Punch and others.

Another series is in development.
Series 2, Episode 3 is repeated on Thursday at 9:30pm.

Motherland. Kevin (Paul Ready).

Series 1, Episode 1

Julia moves out of her comfort zone and reluctantly invites the entire class to her kid's birthday party. With her Mum still refusing to help out she relies on Liz's party hacks and Kevin's entertaining skills. And anyway, she organises events for a living, this will be a breeze!

Broadcast details

Date
Tuesday 7th November 2017
Time
10pm
Channel
BBC Two
Length
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Anna Maxwell Martin Julia
Diane Morgan Liz
Paul Ready Kevin
Lucy Punch Amanda
Philippa Dunne Anne
Ellie Haddington Marion
Oliver Chris Paul
Guest cast
Ben Crompton Animal Man
Barnaby Ferris Balloon Video Man
Peter Singh Andrew
Connie Wilkins Ivy
Writing team
Graham Linehan Writer
Sharon Horgan Writer
Helen Serafinowicz (as Helen Linehan) Writer
Holly Walsh Writer
Production team
Juliet May Director
Richard Boden Producer
Richard Boden Executive Producer
Graham Linehan Executive Producer
Sharon Horgan Executive Producer
Clelia Mountford Executive Producer

Video

Impressing the alpha mums

Julia finds herself trying to impress the alpha Mums.

Featuring: Anna Maxwell Martin (Julia), Diane Morgan (Liz), Lucy Punch (Amanda), Philippa Dunne (Anne).

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