Penelope Wilton (Downton Abbey) and Sophie Rundle (Peaky Blinders) star in a stirring and heartfelt drama about working-class women taking ownership of their lives, bodies, and independence. In the early 1980s, four British women answer an ad for a sales job selling exotic lingerie and other "marital aids," and they kick off a sexual revolution in their community. As their business grows, they become savvy professional women, but their newfound independence comes at a price as they wrestle with the pressures of husbands, family, and a changing society.
Brief Encounters Ep. 1
When her husband, Terry, loses his job, young mother Stephanie and her friend Nita answer an ad for a lingerie sales job.
Brief Encounters Ep. 2
Stephanie deals with the aftermath of Terry’s affair, and money is tighter than ever. When her mother finds out that Stephanie is still selling, she refuses to babysit.
Brief Encounters Ep. 3
As Brian recovers in the hospital, Russell and Pauline try to keep the business afloat. Johnny asks Stephanie out on a date, but Dean misses his dad.
Brief Encounters Ep. 4
Dawn plans her dream wedding, but Russell starts to have second thoughts. Terry moves back in with Stephanie, but he still doesn’t approve of her work.
Brief Encounters Ep. 5
After her attack, Stephanie is too scared to host another party, until Nita helps her overcome her fears. In return, Stephanie asks Johnny to help search for Richie.
Looking forward to the. Next series,
So realistic in today world, but love the realty of being truthful.
Love this show 😍 Pauline is my fav! But the whole cast is great! Can’t wait for season 2!!
I love this show. Penelope Wilton is wonderful as is the whole cast but I love her character. Looking forward to another season.
loved the show!