It's a Sin(TV show/series, 2021-)

48min per episode | Genres: Comedy, Drama

Mini series in 1 season with 5 episodes

It's a SinRating: 4.3/5 (with 8 votes)
It's a Sin is a British television drama serial written and created by Russell T Davies and developed by Red Production Company. The five-part miniseries is set from 1981 to 1991 in London. It depicts the lives of a group of gay men and their friends who lived during the HIV/AIDS crisis in the United Kingdom. It's a Sin features a main cast consisting of Olly Alexander as Ritchie Tozer, Omari Douglas as Roscoe Babatunde and Callum Scott Howells as Colin Morris-Jones, who all move to London. Lydia West, Nathaniel Curtis and David Carlyle play the characters of Jill Baxter, Ash Mukherjee and Gregory Finch respectively. Together they form the ensemble which the show focuses on most. Other actors cast were Keeley Hawes, Shaun Dooley, Tracy Ann Oberman, Neil Patrick Harris and Stephen Fry. It pre... ()
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About It's a Sin

A chronicle of four friends during a decade in which everything changed, including the rise of AIDS.

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It's a Sin Seasons and Episodes

01/22/2021Season 1 - 5 episodes
#1 | 01/22/2021Episode 1
September 1981. The lives of Ritchie, Roscoe and Colin converge, three friends finding a flat together in London. But a distant threat means life in the 80s might be all too precious.
#2 | 01/29/2021Episode 2
December 1983. Ritchie and Jill struggle to become professional actors, and Colin takes a trip to New York. But when Gloria asks Jill for a strange favour, she’s trapped in a world of lies as the shadow of AIDS gets closer.
#3 | 02/05/2021Episode 3
1986, and life seems fine. The Pink Palace mates are working, falling in love, and finding their way through the world. But then terror strikes in the most unexpected way, and the friends have to fight like never before.
#4 | 02/12/2021Episode 4
March 1988. Ritchie embarks on a lonely journey home. But when the protests about the AIDS crisis begin, Jill’s placed in danger, and Roscoe’s set to collide with Margaret Thatcher.
#5 | 02/19/2021Episode 5
1991. The flatmates rally round as they enter the darkest days of their life. But when Valerie goes on the warpath, it’s up to Jill to help Ritchie before it’s too late.
01/22/2021Specials - 5 episodes

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Production country: United Kingdom (UK)
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN)
Translated into 13 languages: Czech (CS), Greek (EL), English (EN), Spanish (ES), French (FR), Hebrew (HE), Hungarian (HU), Latvian (LV), Polish (PL), Russian (RU), Slovak (SK), Serbian (SR), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Returning series
First episode released on: 01/22/2021
Latest episode released on: 02/19/2021
Cast: Olly Alexander, Keeley Hawes, Shaun Dooley, Neil Patrick Harris, Stephen Fry, Tracy-Ann Oberman, Lydia West, Moya Brady, Omari Douglas, Callum Scott Howells, Nathaniel Curtis, Seyan Sarvan
Director: Peter Hoar
Producer: Phil Collinson
Screenwriter: Russell T Davies
Director of Photography: David Katznelson
Composer: Murray Gold

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WatchPlayStream ID: SHOWS:44349, Added: 01/17/2021, Last updated: 02/28/2021