Autumn is the perfect time to watch TV shows. When the weather is not happy, you just want to put on warm socks, pour yourself your favorite hot drink and spend a great evening watching a confusing detective story or an unpredictable comedy-drama.
For fans of TV series, we chose several new products from the United Kingdom that will brighten up even the gloomiest autumn evening.
The Split, 2018
The events of the series tell the story of the Dafoe family, where a mother and two daughters work as divorce lawyers. One of the sisters joins a rival firm run by her husband after her mother refuses to promote her. It would seem that the family is already on the verge of a split, but fate suddenly decides that this is not enough: the father of the family, who abandoned them 30 years ago, suddenly comes back.
IMDb rating – 7.6
Come Home, 2018
Marie and Greg have been married for 19 years and have three children, but one day everything changes. The woman decides to leave the family, without explaining anything, and leaves her husband and children alone. Greg tries to understand what happened because nothing foreshadowed trouble. However, Marie has her own story, that is the reason for her choice.
IMDb rating – 6.8
Detective Cadi John is forced to leave her post to look after her sick father. She moves to a quiet town in the north, intending to take a break from investigations and help a loved one, but another crime finds her there too. The murder of a young girl is committed, and Kadi decides to help the local police.
IMDb rating – 7.2
Flesh and Blood, 2020
After the death of their father, the three children return home to support their mother and learn that she is in love with a new man. Both daughters are on her side: they are sure that their mother can still be happy, but the son is furious. The personal life of a woman not only brings discord into the family but also gradually sheds light on the dark secrets of each of her children.
IMDb rating – 7.0
A series where drama and criminal humor coexist in the best traditions of Guy Ritchie. The main characters are petty criminals, the descendants of workers who will never become rich. The leader of the gang suffers from bipolar disorder, and his best friend is going to give up the theft and, together with his girlfriend, leave the city forever in search of a better life.
IMDb rating – 8.3
An engineer named Lily works for a huge corporation. She recently lost a loved one, who, shortly before her death, went to work in the secret department of the company. Lily, convinced that the leadership is guilty of the death of her lover, takes up the investigation.
IMDb rating – 7.7
In My Skin, 2020
There is nothing worse than being boring. But schoolgirl Bethan would give everything to make her family boring and ordinary, so she tells everyone she knows that her parents are the simplest people. But in reality, her mother is in a psychiatric hospital, and her father drinks uncontrollably. The show tells her coming-of-age story, with all teenage insecurities and anxieties.
IMDb rating – 7.2
I May Destroy You, 2020
The main character has such a life that many can only dream of: the girl lives in London, writes her second book, and in her free time she hangs out with friends. But the carefree everyday life is changed: a man spoils her drink and rapes her. After the tragedy, she literally has to reassemble her life piece by piece.
IMDb rating – 8.1
A Confession, 2019
The detective intends to solve the murder and bring the criminal to the hands of justice, whatever the cost. The series is based on the true story of Steve Fulcher, a detective who violated the police code in order to bring the killer to the surface.
IMDb rating – 7.5