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Air weekdate:Tuesday Cast:Max Vento, Molly Wright, Morven Christie, Lee Ingleby, Christopher Eccleston, Vinette Robinson, Greg McHugh, Ralf Little, Julia Krynke, Lisa Millett, Thomas Gregory, Travis Smith, Leon Harrop, Pooky Quesnel, Anna Koval, Emelia Rae Levy, Ibrahim Ismail, Jude Akuwudike, Lucy Gaskell, Matt Greenwood Genre:Drama Channel:BBC One Status:Continuing
Season one of “The A world” is one of the most popular dramas in Israeli TV created by Media Group Keshet. 5-years-old boy Omri was noticed with behavioral problems. Doctors discovered that the boy was autistic. His parents Ayelet and Yaniv tried to cope with pain learning how to live with it. Five years later season two began. 9-years-old Omri studied in the local school with a help of a private tutor who accompanied the boy all along. Ayelet and Yaniv accepted that their son was autistic and continued to live their lives. That time Yaniv opened a little restaurant on a cliff – a business of his dream. The main dilemma of the spouses: if they should try to make the second baby. “The A Word” won an Israeli drama award and going to run on TV in English-speaking audience. All six seasons of drama series were commissioned in British BBC One by Fifty Fathoms Productions, Keshet UK and Tiger Aspect Production.
The A Word season 1 episodes list:
The various generations of the Hughes family, who all love, work and fight like any other clan, find they must learn to communicate all over again when the youngest member is diagnosed with autism. The opening episode of the drama sees the extended family reunite in the Lake District for Joe's fifth birthday party, but tensions soon rise among Alison, Paul and patriarch Maurice.
Following Joe's autism diagnosis Paul, Alison and Rebecca clash over how best to deal with his first weeks at school. Meanwhile, Eddie is troubled by thoughts of Nicola's ex-lover Michael, and Maurice tries hard to avoid his singing teacher, Louise.
Alison gets a blast from her past when speech and language therapist Maggie arrives to assess Joe. For the family, it is time to face some uncomfortable truths.
An impromptu attempt to win Joe some friends leads to a breakthrough moment for Alison, but how long can it last? Maurice and Louise come to blows over Joe, while Rebecca turns to Eddie for relationship advice.
Alison is hit hard when Joe's helper Maya looks set to be deported. As Paul and Eddie discover their wives both want different things, Maurice is left kicking himself for letting Louise go.
It's the launch day of Paul's gastropub, and the family gathers to open its doors. While Maurice gets to grips with the half-done décor, Alison determines to reconcile with Paul. As Luke's romantic gesture falls flat with Rebecca, Nicola has some shock news for Eddie. Seeing Joe is in the way, Maurice takes him on a visit to Louise's - but within minutes the day has taken an unexpected turn.
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