Series five and six of Moving On are to be released on DVD, as separate packages, in July and September.
Starring a line up of actors including Catastrophe’s Sharon Horgan, Hayley Mills of Wild at Heart fame and Peter Egan from Chariots of Fire, the fifth and sixth series of hit BBC One drama Moving On arrive on DVD for the very first time, following the recent success of series four on DVD.
Created by multi award-winning writer Jimmy McGovern this critically acclaimed long running series features stand-alone episodes and with seven series to date, with an eighth in production. Moving On explores complex issues all linked by the common theme of characters who reach a turning point in life… and then move on.
Moving On Series Five arrives on DVD on the 25th of July 2016 and Moving On Series Six follows on September 5th 2016 courtesy of Simply Media, with Series Four currently available.
A wealth of well-known faces star, with series five featuring Natalie Gumede (Coronation Street), Lee Ingleby (The A Word), Amy Nuttall (Downton Abbey), Anita Dobson (Eastenders) and Jo Joyner (EastEnders). Series six stars Brian Capron (Coronation Street), Lisa Riley (Emmerdale), Graeme Hawley (Coronation Street), Charles Venn (Eastenders), and Neil Fitzmaurice (Peep Show).
These hugely popular, thought provoking series were originally broadcast in 2013 and 2014 with five episodes each and cover a range of challenging themes including shoplifting, gambling, infidelity, terminal illnesses, broken families and even death, and one episode in series five was directed by RTS and British Comedy Award winner Johnny Vegas (Benidorm).