Southcliffe is a stunning new four-part drama from Warp Films (This is England) for Channel 4, penned by award-winning writer Tony Grisoni (Red Riding, The Unloved), directed by Sean Durkin (Martha Marcy May Marlene) and starring SHIRLEY HENDERSON.
Southcliffe tells the story of a fictional English market town devastated by a spate of shootings which take place over a single day; a tragedy that has ripped apart the community. The inexplicable chain of events at the dark heart of this four-part mini-series shatters time and space for Southcliffe’s inhabitants. SHIRLEY plays Claire Salter, a committed social worker and carer, consumed by her own private anxieties.
The show also stars a wealth of British talent from stage and screen including Rory Kinnear, Eddie Marsan and Sean Harris. Episode one premieres on Sunday 4th August 2013 at 9pm on Channel 4. This is an incredibly powerful and impressive drama – make sure you don’t miss it! You can check out the trailer below: