The A Word (2016 - 2017)


The A Word

89%

Avg Tomatometer

94%

Avg Audience Score

Series Info

A young boy is diagnosed with Autism and his family begins adapting to the learning disorder.

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Seasons

100%
Critics Consensus: No consensus yet.

2020, Sundance, 6 episodes

93%
Critics Consensus: The A Word's second season expands its scope beyond the series' inciting diagnosis and blossoms into a thoughtful and warm view on the dynamics of family, while also candidly addressing the realities of raising a child with autism.

2017, Sundance, 6 episodes

75%
Critics Consensus: The A Word overcomes an uneven start to offer a thoughtful, warm-hearted look at the engagingly messy lives of its protagonists -- and a glimpse of challenges too rarely seen or discussed on television.

2016, Sundance, 6 episodes

Cast & Crew

Morven Christie
Alison Hughes
Lee Ingleby
Paul Hughes
Greg McHugh
Eddie Scott
Vinette Robinson
Nicola Daniels
Max Vento
Joe Hughes
Molly Wright
Rebecca Hughes
Tommie Grabiec
Pavel Kaminski
Peter Bowker
Keren Margalit
Keren Margalit
Peter Bowker
Lucy Ritcher
Jamie Pearson
Rob Lane
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