Mum. Cathy (Lesley Manville).

Mum

BBC Two sitcom about a widow. 18 episodes (3 series), 2016 - 2019. Stars Lesley Manville, Peter Mullan, Sam Swainsbury, Lisa McGrillis and others.

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Mum

Sitcom about a middle aged mother who is trying to rebuild her life following the death of her husband

Genre
Sitcom
Broadcast
2016 - 2019
Channel
BBC Two
Episodes
18   (3 series)
Starring
Lesley Manville, Peter Mullan, Sam Swainsbury, Lisa McGrillis, Ross Boatman, Dorothy Atkinson, Karl Johnson and Marlene Sidaway
Writer
Stefan Golaszewski
Directors
Richard Laxton and Stefan Golaszewski
Producers
Lyndsay Robinson, Jennie Fava and Georgie Fallon

A comedy about a mother at a milestone in her life. We follow her and her family through a year of new beginnings as she rebuilds her life following the death of her husband.

Mum is joined by her supportive life-long friend Michael. Through a year of new beginnings she rebuilds her life surrounded by her family: son Jason and his girlfriend Kelly; her brother Derek and his new partner, Pauline; and her in-laws.

Production Details

Production companies
Also known as
  • The Funeral (Working title)
Soundtrack
The theme song is Cups (You're Gonna Miss Me) by Lulu and the Lampshades.
Laugh track
None

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Friday 13th May 2016 on BBC Two at 10pm
Last new broadcast
Wednesday 19th June 2019 on BBC Two at 10pm
Last repeat
Wednesday 14th February 2018 at 12:15am

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