The A Word
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`The A Word' is a drama series written by BAFTA Award winner Peter Bowker and starring Christopher Eccleston, Morven Christie, Greg McHugh, Lee Ingleby and Vinette Robinson. Set in the Lake District, the story follows the Hughes family, who seem to lead a normal existence until they receive some unexpected news. Communication problems with 5-year-old son Joe lead to a diagnosis of autism. It changes the lives of the family, who have to pull together and learn to better communicate in order to deal with the boy's condition.
Genre - Drama
Country - GBR
Language - en-GB
Original Air Date - Tuesday 22nd March 2016
Run Time - 59min
Stars Morven Christie, Lee Ingleby, Greg McHugh, Vinette Robinson, Max Vento, Molly Wright, Christopher Eccleston, Tommie Grabiec, Julie Hesmondhalgh, Sarah Gordy, David Gyasi
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