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TRAILER: Nicola Walker new drama “The Split”

Even in America, it’s difficult to flip a few channels on the remote and not see Nicola Walker these days. PBS is currently rerunning the final season Last Tango in Halifax, while Masterpiece is featuring new episodes of Ms. Walker’s excellent police drama Unforgotten (Season 2). Netflix still offers the remarkable River, as well as Collateral – each with outstanding supporting performances from this actressLater this month, the Sundance Channel  is set to begin “the Split” with Ms. Walker in a starring role as a divorce lawyer. That begins May 23rd, mark you calendar.
– Johnny Foreigner


Stephen Mangan, Meera Syal, Anthony Head and Stephen Tompkinson also star in Abi Morgan’s new drama about a family of lawyers

It’s set to be one of this spring’s most talked about dramas, and now we’ve finally got a first look at BBC1 series The Split.

The all-star cast is led by Nicola Walker, Stephen Mangan, Meera Syal, Stephen Tompkinson and Anthony Head.

Source: The Split BBC1 TRAILER: Nicola Walker, Stephen Mangan, Anthony Head star in new Abi Morgan drama – Radio Times

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Katherine Parkinson sets new BBC sitcom Defending the Guilty



Katherine Parkinson is making her return to TV comedy with the BBC.The BAFTA-winning IT Crowd star has spent the last few years dodging killer robots on Channel 4’s Humans, but her next TV project will see her rangling a class of pupil barristers

In BBC Two’s forthcoming Defending the Guilty, Parkinson plays a pupilmaster called Caroline whose job is to wake up her bright-eyed students to the confusing and often disappointing realities of the law.

Source: Katherine Parkinson sets new BBC sitcom Defending the Guilty