BritBox has announced its comedy and drama additions for June 2020.
Van Der Valk
A reimagining of the series which ran from 1972-1992, Van Der Valk follows a Dutch detective as he takes on criminal cases in Amsterdam using insightful human observation and his natural street smarts. Starring Marc Warren.
Don’t Forget the Driver
Set in Bognor Regis, Don’t Forget the Driver is a comedy/ drama series that follows a group of people struggling with their place in the world, their own sense of identity, and reveals how, in one single moment, even in the most ordinary of lives, an accidental encounter can change the course of everything. Starring Toby Jones.
Dancing on the Edge
This acclaimed drama is set in the early 1930s and follows black jazz musicians, the Louis Lester Band, as they find fame amongst the parties and performances of London’s upper class society. Although many recoil at the performance of black musicians in polite society, the city’s more progressive socialites, including members of the Royal Household, take the band under their wing. Starring Chiwetel Ejiofor and Matthew Goode.
Entrepreneurs Kazim and Jeremiah are rolling out their new home delivery service. Jerry’s got the brains, Kaz is the big dreamer – together they’re pushing to escape the hustle. Written by, and starring Kayode Ewumi, and co-starring Trieve Blackwood-Cambridge, Thea Gajic, Roger Griffiths, and Tanya Moodie.
Mum Series 3 – exclusive to BritBox
In this final series, Cathy and her family decamp to the English countryside to celebrate Derek’s birthday. Starring Lesley Manville and Peter Mullan.