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This Way Up. Aine (Aisling Bea). Copyright: Merman
This Way Up

This Way Up

  • TV sitcom
  • Channel 4
  • 2019 - 2021
  • 12 episodes (2 series)

Aisling Bea writes and stars in this comedy about a woman recovering from a nervous breakdown. Also features Sharon Horgan, Tobias Menzies, Aasif Mandvi, Indira Varma, Sorcha Cusack and more.

  • JustWatch Streaming rank this week: 1,202


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Series 2, Episode 6

This Way Up. Image shows from L to R: Bradley (Kadiff Kirwan), Aine (Aisling Bea). Copyright: Merman
The approach of the first Covid lockdown casts a shadow. A tragic loss has lasting repercussions, and Aine's friendship with Bradley is stronger than ever. Shona prepares for Vish to come home.

Broadcast details

Wednesday 18th August 2021
Channel 4
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Aisling Bea Aine
Sharon Horgan Shona
Tobias Menzies Richard
Indira Varma Charlotte
Kadiff Kirwan Bradley
Ekow Quartey James
Dorian Grover Etienne
Sophie Stone Julie
Guest cast
Ricky Grover Tom
Ambreen Razia Emma
Ewan Bailey Davis
Jasmyn Banks Kiri
Tessa Bell-Briggs Judy
Cecily Cleeve Tom's Daughter
Caoimhe Farren Doctor Quinn
Harriet Webb Shelley
Sunil Patel Doctor Kumar
Lisa Davina Phillip Nurse Kirwan
Dystin Johnson Teresa (Voice)
Writing team
Aisling Bea Writer
Kadiff Kirwan Script Editor
Sharon Horgan Story Consultant
Production team
Alex Winckler Director
Gavin O'Grady Producer
Sharon Horgan Executive Producer
Clelia Mountford Executive Producer
Aisling Bea Executive Producer
Olly Cambridge Edit Producer
Kyla Brennan Line Producer
Zoƫ Mello Line Producer
Aisling Bea Edit Director
Mark Everson Edit Consultant
Laura Morrod Editor
Debbie Burton Production Designer
Catherine Willis Casting Director
Jonas Mortensen Director of Photography
Charlie Jones Costume Designer
Lisa Kennedy Make-up Designer
Vince Pope Composer
Olga Gunderich Graphics
Michelle Crocker Graphics
Kate Stamp Graphics
Vidaal Nankervis 1st Assistant Director

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