Kay Mellor's ITV drama 'Girlfriends' coming to Acorn TV starting on Jan 29

Source: Acorn Press Release 

Acorn TV/ITV 

Kay Mellor's new addictive British drama "Girlfriends" is making its exclusive North American premiere as an Acorn TV original series. It will begin weekly on Monday, Jan 29. The six-part contemporary ITV drama follows three friends struggling with responsibilities that come with being a modern woman of a certain age.

Phyllis Logan ("Downton Abbey"), "The Good Karma Hospital"), two-time Oscar-nominee Miranda Richardson, and Zoe Wanamaker ("Mr. Selfridge," "Agatha Christie's Poirot") headline the show.

 The costars include Matthew Lewis ("Harry Potter's" Neville Longbottom, "Happy Valley,"), Anthony Head ("Buffy the Vampire Slayer"), Daisy Head ("The Syndicate 3"), Chris Fountain ("Coronation Street"), Adrian Rawlins ("Prisoners’ Wives," "Harry Potter’s" James Potter), Emmett J Scanlon ("The Fall"), Rochenda Sandall ("Love, Lies & Records") and Matthew Marsh ("Love, Lies & Records," "Dunkirk").

Kay Mellor is also the creator of the critically-acclaimed Acorn TV Orignal and BBC One Drama "Love, Lies, & Records."

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