TV Preview: Hold the Sunset
+ Q&A with actors Alison Steadman, Anne Reid (both work permitting), director Sandy Johnson, producer Moira Williams and writer Charles McKeown
John Cleese and Alison Steadman star in this new romantic comedy series, previewing at the BFI.
Due to work commitments, Jason Watkins in unable to attend the Q&A. We apologise for any inconvenience.
Dir Sandy Johnson
With John Cleese, Alison Steadman, Anne Reid, Jason Watkins
Ep1, Ep3 (2x 30min)
Written by Oscar®-nominated Charles McKeown (Brazil), Hold the Sunset is a new six-part romantic comedy series that sees the welcome return of John Cleese and Alison Steadman to our TV screens. It tells the story of Edith and her old flame Phil, who have just agreed to retire to the sun together when her 50-year-old son returns home. With such an amazing cast and creative team, this is definitely not to be missed.