Mum. Cathy (Lesley Manville).


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

Series 2

Mum. Jason (Sam Swainsbury).

1. March

First broadcast: Tuesday 20th February 2018

It is Cathy's 60th birthday and the family are going for lunch.


Mum. Image shows from L to R: Cathy (Lesley Manville), Lyn (Kika Mirylees).

2. April

First broadcast: Tuesday 27th February 2018

It is Easter Sunday and Cathy and Michael have plans to clear the front room together. Jason and Kelly have got other ideas.


Mum. Image shows from L to R: Kelly (Lisa McGrillis), Jason (Sam Swainsbury), Derek (Ross Boatman).

3. June

First broadcast: Tuesday 6th March 2018

Cathy is having a barbecue. Michael hasn't replied to her email and she wants to know why.


Mum. Image shows from L to R: Pauline (Dorothy Atkinson), Derek (Ross Boatman).

4. July

First broadcast: Tuesday 13th March 2018

Kelly and Jason are up early and going on holiday. Michael has had a terrible night and has something he wants to tell Cathy.


Mum. Image shows from L to R: Kelly (Lisa McGrillis), Jason (Sam Swainsbury).

5. September

First broadcast: Tuesday 20th March 2018

As summer draws to a close, Cathy and Michael see each other for the first time in months. And with Maureen in hospital, Reg anxiously waits for news.


Mum. Cathy (Lesley Manville).

6. November

First broadcast: Tuesday 27th March 2018

It is Fireworks Night and Cathy is having a bonfire. As Michael moves on after the death of his mother, Cathy feels she needs to tell him something.


Series 2 Trailer

Cathy turns 60 in the second series, and Michael has something to say... maybe.

Featuring: Lesley Manville (Cathy), Peter Mullan (Michael), Sam Swainsbury (Jason), Lisa McGrillis (Kelly), Ross Boatman (Derek), Karl Johnson (Reg), Marlene Sidaway (Maureen).