Love And Marriage (2013)
Wednesday 3rd July 2013
Love And Marriage is the brand new comedy drama from ITV that follows the trials and tribulations of three generations of the Paradise family, headed up by the inimitable Alison Steadman alongside an all-star cast.
This warm-hearted six-part British drama written by Stewart Harcourt (Jericho, Treasure Island) features the cream of British acting talent including Celia Imrie (The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, Bridget Jones's Diary), Larry Lamb (EastEnders, Gavin & Stacey), Ashley Jensen (Extras, Ugly Betty) and Duncan Preston (Emmerdale, Dinnerladies), Currently airing on ITV it comes to DVD as a two disc set on 5th August 2013 courtesy of Acorn Media.
When Pauline Paradise (Steadman - The Syndicate, Gavin & Stacey) retires from her job as a lollipop lady and returns home, she looks around to see what her futureholds and doesn't like what she sees. A non-communicative husband 'Silent' Ken (Preston) and the endless demand of her beloved, adult children and their offspring.
So this quintessential family woman - the matriarch of the family and everybody'srock decides to walk out on her life. She doesn't go very far though, just a few roads away to live with her sister Rowan (Imrie) who has led a very different life to her and is now mad about married man Tommy (Lamb).
Pauline's walkout has a massive, emotional and often hilarious impact on all the relationships around her but can the Paradise family survive without her?
- Family album including cast and writer Q&A
- Photo Gallery
Please note - Disc special features are subject to change, may differ from format to format and/or may differ from region to region.