The A Word

The series is the story of the Hughes family, who work and love and fight like every other family. Then their youngest son is diagnosed with autism and they don't feel like every other family anymore. They realise that if their son is ever going to communicate, they are going to have to learn how to communicate themselves. It's a funny and thought-provoking series about parenthood and childhood.

Show Info

Network: United Kingdom BBC One (2016 - now)
Schedule: Tuesdays at 21:00 (60 min)
Status: To Be Determined
Show Type: Scripted
Genres: Drama
Episodes ordered: 6 episodes
Created by: Keren Margalit

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8.4 (7 votes)

Previous Episode

Same Deep Water

Episode 2x06; Dec 12, 2017

An End Of Year Show at Joe's old school brings his whole family together. But can they remain the family he knows?

Previous Episodes

Episode NameAirdateTrailer
2x06: Same Deep WaterDec 12, 2017
2x05: Family AlbumDec 5, 2017
2x04: FallingNov 28, 2017
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