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The Cry

An unthinkable tragedy sets a couple on a desperate journey.

This powerful new psychological thriller chronicles the collapse of a marriage in the aftermath of a tragedy and explores the myths and truths of motherhood.  

Based on Helen Fitzgerald’s best-selling book of the same name, Jenna Coleman (Victoria) and Ewen Leslie star as new parents Joanna and Alistair. They live in Scotland but travel to his home country of Australia to introduce the new arrival to family – and so that Alistair can pursue custody of his first child, Chloe. 

Joanna is already struggling with being a first time mum and soon after arrival they find themselves at the centre of an unthinkable tragedy when their baby boy is abducted from a sleepy coastal town. As they face the glare of public scrutiny, alongside this deeply personal trauma the consequences of the tragedy succeed in changing their lives and their marriage forever. 

Watch The Cry Sundays 8.30pm from 4th November.

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