All posts tagged 'Alma’s Not Normal'

Thanyia Moore, Dave Spikey & Ben Willbond Join BBC Two’s ‘Alma’s Not Normal’

Thanyia Moore (The Duchess, Jamie Johnson), Dave Spikey (Phoenix Nights) and Ben Willbond (Ghosts, Yonderland) have joined the cast of BBC Two's Alma's Not Normal for its first full season. They join a cast that includes series creator Sophie Willan, Siobhan Finneran (Happy Valley, Downton Abbey), Lorraine Ashbourne (The Crown, Cheat), Jayde Adams (Crazy Delicious), James Baxter (Still Open All Hours, Emmerdale) and Nicholas Asbury (Doctor Who, Chewing Gum).

‘Alma’s Not Normal’ Picked Up To Series At BBC Two

After airing the broadcast pilot earlier this month, BBC Two has handed out a series order to Alma's Not Normal. The show's first season will consist of six episodes, with one of said episodes being the pilot.

BBC Two Orders Sophie Willan Comedy Pilot ‘Alma’s Not Normal’

BBC Two has ordered Alma’s Not Normal - a half-hour comedy pilot written by and starring Sophie Willan, who won the BBC’s inaugural Caroline Aherne Bursary Award in 2018. Alma's Not Normal follows Boltonian wild-child, Alma Nuthall and her family of eccentric, unruly women. With no qualifications and a rebellious streak a mile wide, Alma decides to become an escort to support her dreams of becoming a star and leaving Bolton.