Upright. Image shows from L to R: Lucky Flynn (Tim Minchin), Meg Adams (Milly Alcock).

Upright

Sky Atlantic comedy drama about strangers on a road trip. 8 episodes (1 series) in 2019. Stars Tim Minchin, Milly Alcock, Heather Mitchell, Daniel Lapaine and Ella Scott Lynch.

Series 1

Upright. Image shows from L to R: Lucky Flynn (Tim Minchin), Meg Adams (Milly Alcock).

1. Episode One

First broadcast: Thursday 28th November 2019

Lucky Flynn hasn't spoken to his family in years. When he learns that his mother has only days left to live, Lucky sets off in a hire car to drive the 4,000km from Sydney to Perth to say goodbye.

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Upright. Image shows from L to R: Lucky Flynn (Tim Minchin), Meg Adams (Milly Alcock).

2. Episode Two

First broadcast: Thursday 28th November 2019

Lucky is desperate to see a doctor after losing his pills for his anxiety.

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Upright. Lucky Flynn (Tim Minchin).

3. Episode Three

First broadcast: Thursday 5th December 2019

Meg is distraught when she loses all of her's and Lucky's money, and things go from bad to worse as the pair run out of petrol.

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Upright. Image shows from L to R: Lucky Flynn (Tim Minchin), Meg Adams (Milly Alcock).

4. Episode Four

First broadcast: Thursday 5th December 2019

Meg and Lucky join a campground party on the Great Australian Bight, but the night takes a horrible turn when Lucky discovers a suicide note.

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Upright. Lucky Flynn (Tim Minchin).

5. Episode Five

First broadcast: Thursday 12th December 2019

Luke contemplates giving up when Meg runs away with the ute and the piano, but a potentially poisonous snakebite makes him change his mind.

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Upright. Lucky Flynn (Tim Minchin).

6. Episode Six

First broadcast: Thursday 12th December 2019

Lucky decides to transform his attitude and his appearance, but it's not long before some devastating news sends him spiralling into despair.

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Upright. Image shows from L to R: Esme (Kate Box), Lucky Flynn (Tim Minchin), Big Man (Michael McCall).

7. Episode Seven

First broadcast: Thursday 19th December 2019

Lucky gets a phone call from Meg's father, worried sick about his daughter's whereabouts.

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8. Episode Eight

First broadcast: Thursday 19th December 2019

Lucky has a touching reunion with his mother, but his homecoming gets a much frostier reception from his brother Toby.

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