BBC One’s new take on Mapp & Lucia will premiere on Monday December 29th at 9:05pm, it has been announced.
Based on the EF Benson novels, Mapp & Lucia is set in the small English town of Tilling during the Summer of 1930. It is described as “celebrating the snobberies and pretensions of small town life”, the drama follows Mrs Emmeline Lucas, known to her friends as Lucia, who decides to take a holiday in the charming Queen Anne town of Tilling.
The three-part drama, which was adapted by Steve Pemberton, is produced in-house by BBC Drama Production and stars Anna Chancellor, Miranda Richardson, Mark Gatiss, Steve Pemberton, Felicity Montagu, Gemma Whelan, Paul Ritter, Katy Brand, Poppy Miller, Nick Woodeson, Pippa Haywood and Frances Barber.
TVWise’s UK Premiere Dates page has been updated with this new information.