The Brit List – TV
KAREN COGAN – Fled
Genre: Darkly comedic, provocative drama.
Summary: A pregnant girl and a scared nun are forced together to find some kind of freedom in the last remaining Mother and Baby Home in 90s Ireland
RYAN J BROWN – Only Child
Genre: Crime thriller
Summary: A grieving mother from a small northern town finds new life in the dangerous pursuit of the serial killer who framed her daughter for mass murder.
CONOR KEANE – Samson and Goliath
Summary: Sean Colgan owns Belfast’s third biggest party hire company. He’s also killed 16 people for the IRA. When a victim’s body shows up after 20 years, his past – and his old colleagues – come back to haunt him.
ARCHIE MADDOCKS – Furies
Genre: Character-led drama
Summary: A family of black women decide to take justice into their own hands after the youngest daughter is injured in a drive-by shooting. Crashing together drama, humour and action, the series explores how far we are willing to go to protect our family and what we’ll let slide in the name of love.
ELLIOT BARNES-WORRELL – Winter
Summary: A drama with humour about a young poet trying to survive a hostile London whilst going through an identity crisis about being mixed race.
LEE COAN – When I’m not Around
Genre: Family Comedy Drama
Summary: Nine year old gymnast Amelie’s cancer diagnosis puts pressure on her family. Despite their best attempts to cope, her ex-serviceman father struggles to find a job, her sister is bullied, and her mother tries to work out how to balance Amelie’s illness and her desire to live a normal life.
CAROLINE CARVER – A Single Lie
Summary: When a woman is accused of stealing another woman’s baby from a hospital 17 years earlier, her shocking past crashes into her perfect present to devastating effect.
JESS JACKSON – The Drip
Summary: An undercover CIA agent starts to lose faith in his country when his mission forces him to deceive and abuse his fellow Americans.
FLORENCE KEITH-ROACH – Raging
Summary: Tackling the taboo of female anger, this is an irreverent and provocative comedy series about a young woman’s journey to confront her crippling rage, after a clip of her hitting her boyfriend in a public, lambrini soaked outburst goes viral.
NAMSI KHAN – Brown Tape
Genre: Family Thriller
Summary: British Pakistani immigrant, Saad Maliq, attempts to settle old scores and claim control of Manchester’s drug trade by intercepting a shipment of Afghani heroin.
ASHLEY SANDERS – Four Nineteen
Genre: Grounded Sci-fi Mystery Thriller
Summary: Fifteen years ago a four-year-old boy was mysteriously abducted one night at 4:19 am and later returned. This event will change the past of some but the future of all.