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The Split

British writer Abi Morgan (Shame, Suffragette), has created classy, escapist television at its finest. Rife with flirtation, betrayal, and full-blow infidelity (and that’s before we even get to the clients), the Defoe family make for a riveting, and rather glamorous watch, grounded by a finely-wrought performance from British lead actress Nicola Walker (Spooks).




Set amid the complex and occasionally catty world of London’s divorce lawyers, the series follows three sisters and their formidable mother as they contend with the strains of their own relationships.