The Town (2012)

Episode #1.1 

The intertwining lives of town residents are revealed when a middle-aged couple die in an apparent double-suicide.


Colin Teague


Mike Bartlett




Episode credited cast:
Kelly Adams ... Lucy
Dorothy Atkinson ... Ann
Aisling Bea ... Carly
Martin Clunes ... Len Robson
Graham Curry ... Mourner
Phil Davis ... Tony Nicholas (as Philip Davis)
Jon Foster Jon Foster ... Karl
Jade Gill Jade Gill ... Sophie
Richard Herdman Richard Herdman ... Town Resident
Douglas Hodge ... Inspector Chris Franks
Gerard Kearns ... Daniel
Julia McKenzie ... Betty Nicholas
Goldy Notay ... Shireen
Siobhan Redmond ... Kate Nicholas
Toby Regbo ... Harry


School-girl Jodie Nicholas is horrified to discover her parents have killed themselves in a suicide pact. This brings Mark,her thirty-year old brother back from London to the town,Renton,where he grew up to find incompetent trainee undertaker Daniel drop his mother's corpse. He moves into the family home with Jodie and his grandmother Betty and is persuaded by friends to go to the pub but feels alien from then and,having got very drunk,calls on old flame Alice - to be seen off by her husband Karl. Jodie meanwhile befriends scholarship pupil Harry and they take a midnight swim together. Len,the town's alcoholic mayor,makes the headlines after starting a fight in a pub to the dismay of Shireen,his deputy, but he does save the day with a superb oration at the funerals. Mark is intrigued to find the words I Know on scraps of paper in his parents' room and on their mobile phones. Written by don @ minifie-1

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Drama | Mystery







Release Date:

5 December 2012 (UK) See more »

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Big Talk Productions See more »
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