Father & Son
In this 4-part series reformed gangster Michael O’Connor is out on parole and determined to leave his life of crime behind and start over with his new pregnant girlfriend. But when his estranged son Sean is falsely accused of murdering another teen, Michael heads back into his old hood to try and help him. But if he really wants to save Sean, he’ll have to confront the life he left behind, which threatens to suck him back in at every turn. The top-notch cast includes Dougray Scott (DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES), Sophie Okonedo (THE SLAP), Stephen Rea (THE CRYING GAME) and up-and-coming actor Reece Noi in a breakout performance that earned critical raves in the UK.
Father & Son Ep. 1
Michael O'Connor, formerly one of Manchester's leading criminals, has embarked on a new life in Ireland. When his son Sean is accused of shooting dead a fellow teenager in a gun crime, Michael returns to Manchester - determined to save his son.
Father & Son Ep. 2
Michael goes to see Sean and tries to convince him to withdraw his statement. Sean sees this as betraying Stacey - he won't play ball. Meanwhile, Anna arrives in Manchester - narrowly escaping injury when the Young South Gang tries to kill Michael.
Father & Son Ep. 3
Michael makes an offer to Connie's boss DI Conroy - he will give the police inside information on drugs and gun running in exchange for a reduced sentence for Sean. But Conroy tells him the information will only be accepted if it comes from Sean.
This needs more love.... father & son is an excellent excellent show. Great characters,
great show Sundance.. love how you get these new mini series ... need more though.. lol
great cinematography, acting, suspense