Girlfriends: the trailer for ITV’s first big drama of 2018

With the Christmas schedules long locked, broadcasters are already looking to tease us with treats they have in store for January. And ITV, for one, has lined up a new drama from Key Mellor, by the name of Girlfriends.

The description of the programme, as per ITV, reads:

Girlfriends is the contemporary story about best friends Linda (Phyllis Logan), Sue (Miranda Richardson) and Gail (Zoë Wanamaker) as they struggle with the responsibilities that come with being a modern woman of a certain age.

The show will premiere at 9pm on Wednesday 3rd January, and a trailer has just been released for it. It looks like this…

Girlfriends will run for six hour-long episodes.