Pure. Marnie (Charly Clive).


Channel 4 comedy drama about a woman with undiagnosed OCD. 6 episodes (1 series) in 2019. Stars Charly Clive, Anthony Welsh, Niamh Algar, Joe Cole and others.

Series 1, Episode 1

Witty, chaotic Marnie has been plagued by disturbing sexual thoughts for as long as she can remember. At the end of her rope, Marnie jumps on a bus to London on a mission to change her life and figure out what is wrong with her. Loose and alone in the big city, she tumbles into the lives of eccentric Shereen, sardonic Amber and charismatic Joe.

Broadcast details

Wednesday 30th January 2019
Channel 4
45 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Charly Clive Marnie
Anthony Welsh Joe
Niamh Algar Amber
Joe Cole Charlie
Kiran Sonia Sawar Shereen
Guest cast
Arabella Weir Ingrid
Ewan Stewart Mal
Olivia Gray (as Olive Gray) Helen
Gail Mackinnon Zumba 1
Charlie Mudie Zumba 2
Harriet Webb Alison
Georgie Glen Dr Geary
Elee Nova Dafne
Munirih Grace Shula
Writing team
Kirstie Swain Writer
Morven Reid Script Editor
Production team
Aneil Karia Director
Jen Kenwood Producer
Roanna Benn Executive Producer
Michael Robins Co-producer


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Marnie has just arrived in London, and she's looking to change her life.

Featuring: Charly Clive (Marnie), Niamh Algar (Amber), Elee Nova (Dafne).


Pure. Marnie (Charly Clive).

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