ITV’s three-part Tina & Bobby Moore drama will premiere on Friday January 13th at 9pm, it has been announced.
Tina & Bobby tells the story of Bobby Moore’s life with his childhood sweetheart, Tina Dean, from their humble beginnings to the dizzy heights of superstardom after the World Cup game in 1966. The cast is being led by Michelle Keegan (Ordinary Lies) and Lorne MacFadyen (Granchester) and also includes Patsy Kensit (Holby City, Emmerdale) and David Bamber (Midsomer Murders, What Remains).
The three-part drama, which was commissioned by ITV’s Victoria Fea, was penned by Lauren Klee and is based on Tina Moore’s memoir, Bobby Moore: By The Person Who Knew Him Best. ITV Studios is producing, with Spencer Campbell serving as the series producer. ITV Studios Creative Director Kieron Roberts is the executive producer, while Life On Mars helmer John McKay is the director.
TVWise’s UK Premiere Dates page has been updated with this new information.