BritBox UK has commissioned comedy-drama collection The Dry, produced by Regular Folks and The Favorite outfit Element Pictures in affiliation with Display screen Eire and ITV Studios, and in partnership with RTÉ.
Playwright and screenwriter Nancy Harris (The Good Karma Hospital) and director Paddy Breathnach (Viva) are behind the eight-part collection set in Dublin, which started taking pictures on Monday, and can debuts solely on BritBox UK in 2022.
Starring are Roisin Gallagher (The Fall), Ciarán Hinds (Recreation Of Thrones), Pom Boyd (Vainness Truthful), Siobhán Cullen (Origin), Moe Dunford (Vikings) and newcomer Adam Richardson.
Within the collection, when Shiv Sheridan (Gallagher) returns to Dublin after years of partying in London, she is sober and full of excellent intentions – however being again along with her household makes staying on ‘the dry’ a lot tougher than she anticipated. As Shiv tries to navigate this new part of her life, so should her household and so they all have points they don’t need to face.
Emma Norton and Michael Dawson are exec-producing for Aspect alongside firm founders Ed Guiney and Andrew Lowe and author Nancy Harris. ITV Studios is dealing with international distribution.
Aspect mentioned: “In The Dry, Nancy Harris has created an irreverent, hilarious, and deeply transferring story of habit, restoration and fractured household relationships. We’re thrilled to be working with Nancy, the inimitable Paddy Breathnach and our massively proficient Irish forged and crew to convey the chaotic world of the Sheridan household to the BritBox viewers.”
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