BBC One’s new three part drama Capital will premiere on Tuesday November 24th at 9pm, it has been announced.
Capital is described as a “observant look at modern Britain”. The three-part drama explores the live of the diverse residents of Pepys Road, a London street which is transformed by soaring property prices. One day, every resident receives a postcard that says “we want what you have”. Leading to three important questions: Who has sent them? What exactly do they want? And how far will they go to get it? Interweaving stories reveal the lives of ordinary people who find themselves caught and changed by a city at a time of extraordinary flux.
The three-parter was developed for television by Peter Bowker and is being produced by Kudos Film & TV. The cast includes Toby Jones (Wayward Pines), Wunmi Mosaku (In The Flesh), Robert Emms (Atlantis), Lesley Sharp (The Shadow Line), Adeel Akhtar (Four Lions) Rachael Stirling (Detectorists), Gemma Jones (Marvellous), Bryan Dick (Wolf Hall), Radoslaw Kaim (Wallander) and Indian actress Shabana Azmi. Matt Strevens is the series producer, while Derek Wax, Peter Bowker and Lucy Richer will executive produce. Euros Lyn is the director.
TVWise’s UK Premiere Dates page has been updated with this new information.