A trailer has been unveiled for BBC One’s upcoming adaptation of Laurie Lee’s classic memoir, Cider With Rosie.
Adapted by Ben Vanstone (Merlin, The Borrowers), the 90-minute drama stars Samantha Morton (The Unloved) as Annie Lee, alongside Jessica Hynes (Spaced) as Miss Crabby, June Whitfield (Absolutely Fabulous) as Granny Wallon and Annette Crosbie (One Foot In The Grave) as Granny Trill.
Cider With Rosie airs at 8.30pm on Sunday 27 September on BBC One.
Watch the trailer…
The official synopsis reads: “Marking the journey of young Lol as he grows from boy to man, the story chronicles first love, loss and family upheaval. Lol’s boyhood escapades take place in a rural world as yet untouched by electricity and cars – a place suspended between history and modernity.”
The cast also includes Billy Howle (Glue) as Private James Harris, Ruby Ashbourne Serkis as the titlular Rosie, Emma Curtis as Marj, and newcomer Archie Cox as the protagonist Laurie (Lol).
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