Women On The Verge. Image shows from L to R: Alison (Eileen Walsh), Laura Donegan (Kerry Condon), Katie (Nina Sosanya).

Women On The Verge

W comedy drama based on Lorna Martin's book. 6 episodes (1 series) in 2018. Stars Kerry Condon, Nina Sosanya, Eileen Walsh, Sharon Horgan and others.

Women On The Verge. Image shows from L to R: Alison (Eileen Walsh), Martin (Aaron McCusker).

Series 1, Episode 3

It's the annual press awards, and both Laura and Katie are nominated.

Further details

It's the annual press awards, the Oscars of the newspaper industry, and both Laura and Katie are nominated.

Laura is convincing nobody that she doesn't care about winning, least of all Dr. F who makes a small breakthrough in Laura's therapy session. Laura decides she's going to write about her therapy under a pseudonym and is left reeling after another encounter with Kieran and Samara, the new columnist at the paper.

Alison and Martin start making wedding plans, but Alison's reservations are soon eclipsed when she finds out some life changing news. When Katie learns that her daughter feels sorry for her, she decides to start dating again. A new romance might be brewing sooner than she expected.

Broadcast details

Thursday 25th October 2018
40 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Kerry Condon Laura Donegan
Nina Sosanya Katie
Eileen Walsh Alison
Sharon Horgan Dr Fitzgerald
Emmett J Scanlan Kieran
Aaron McCusker Martin
Hannah Adeogun Ella
Catherine McCormack Claire
Jonathan Forbes James
Owen McDonnell Sean
Guest cast
Lochlann O'Mearain Rory
Yasmine Akram Samara
Liam Hourican Presenter
Taby Ruigu Waitress
Norma Sheahan Customer in Pharmacy
Writing team
Lorna Martin Writer
Maeve Higgins Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Annie Griffin Director
Gavin O'Grady Producer
Clelia Mountford Executive Producer
Sharon Horgan Executive Producer
Juliette Howell Executive Producer
Tessa Ross Executive Producer
Pete Thornton Executive Producer
Joe McVey Executive Producer
Justin Healy Executive Producer
Ailish McElmeel Executive Producer

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