The A Word


Network: BBC One (United Kingdom)
Premiered: 22.March.2016
Status: To Be Determined

The series is the story of the Hughes family, who work and love and fight like every other family. Then their youngest son is diagnosed with autism and they don't feel like every other family anymore. They realise that if their son is ever going to communicate, they are going to have to learn how to communicate themselves. It's a funny and thought-provoking series about parenthood and childhood.

Paul Hughes - Lee Ingleby
Joe Hughes - Max Vento
Maurice Scott - Christopher Eccleston
Rebecca Hughes - Molly Wright
Louise Wilson - Pooky Quesnel
Alison Hughes - Morven Christie
Eddie Scott - Greg McHugh
Nicola Daniels - Vinette Robinson
Ben Chambers - David Gyasi
Heather - Julie Hesmondhalgh
Doug Wilson - Ian Puleston-Davies