The gripping, highly-rated British psychological thriller
“Compelling… delivered with authenticity, humanity and a light touch” – The Times
“I was hooked… because we all know this really happens… .brilliant premise” – Daily Mirror
“Thrilling… Your next binge-worthy series” – Tyla
“Entertaining” – The Telegraph
“Timely… I’m hooked” – Daily Mail
“Gripping” – Mirror
“Sally Lindsay is excellent” – Vodzilla
North American Premiere on Sundance Now on November 19, 2020
4 episodes available all at once
Starring Sally Lindsay (Coronation Street, Mount Pleasant)
AMC Networks’ streaming service Sundance Now features the U.S. and Canadian premiere of the new gripping psychological thriller COLD CALL on Thursday, November 19, 2020. Starring Sally Lindsay (Coronation Street, Mount Pleasant) as a single mother whose world gets turned upside-down when she gets caught in a cold call scam, the four-part British drama is Channel 5’s first original drama in four years and their highest rated series of 2019. Cold Call will be available to stream on Sundance Now, including the Sundance Now offering within the AMC+ bundle. Sundance Now is AMC Networks’ premiere streaming service for engrossing true crime, heart-stopping dramas and fiercely intelligent thrillers from around the world.
A dark thriller set in Manchester, Cold Call follows the story of a single mother caught up in a fraudulent cold call scam that threatens to unravel her life. Following the death of her elderly mother and fueled by a bubbling rage, June attempts to hunt down those responsible to seek her revenge. Each episode explores just how far a normal woman can be stretched when a very real threat to her – and her family’s – lives presents itself.
Also starring Daniel Ryan (Mount Pleasant, Black Sea), Paul Higgins (Victoria & Abdul, Line of Duty), Taj Atwal (Pitching In, Line of Duty), Elizabeth Counsell (Doctors, Born to Kill), Samantha Power (Ackley Bridge, Wolfblood Secrets) and Katie Redford (Still Open All Hours, Mount Pleasant).
Premiere: Thursday, November 19, 2020
Episodes: 4 (Available all at once)
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