Breeders

Breeders

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BREEDERS exposes the parental-paradox that it is possible, in the very same moment, to love your child to the horizon of the universe, while being apoplectically angry enough to want to send them there. Martin Freeman stars as a caring father discovering he’s not quite the man he thought he was. Daisy Haggard stars as Freeman’s wife.
BREEDERS exposes the parental-paradox that it is possible, in the very same moment, to love your child to the horizon of the universe, while being apoplectically angry enough to want to send them there. Martin Freeman stars as a caring father discovering he’s not quite the man he thought he was. Daisy Haggard stars as Freeman’s wife.

Season 1 (11 episodes)

  • 1. No Sleep

    Original air date: 03/02/2020 Runtime: 29:38 min.

    Original air date: 03/02/2020 Runtime: 29:38 min. The children won’t sleep – Paul (Martin Freeman) and Ally (Daisy Haggard) thought these nights were over.

  • 2. No Places

    Original air date: 03/02/2020 Runtime: 28:26 min.

    Original air date: 03/02/2020 Runtime: 28:26 min. Luke’s parents evening and the surprise arrival of Ally’s estranged father cause Paul and Ally to examine their hopes and dreams for Luke and Ava and discover how far they are willing to go for the sake of their children.

  • 3. No Accident

    Original air date: 03/09/2020 Runtime: 23:56 min.

    Original air date: 03/09/2020 Runtime: 23:56 min. Ally attempts to acclimatise to Michael’s continued presence while Paul, suspected of intentionally hurting his mum, begins to question if his accident-prone son’s frequent injuries might actually be his fault.

  • 4. No Lies

    Original air date: 03/16/2020 Runtime: 26:58 min.

    Original air date: 03/16/2020 Runtime: 26:58 min. Michael thrives in his new role as dad and granddad, but Paul and Ally can't adapt to his presence as easily as the children can; Luke's hunt for proof that Santa doesn't exist puts Paul's claim that he never lies to the test.

  • 5. No Dad

    Original air date: 03/23/2020 Runtime: 26:56 min.

    Original air date: 03/23/2020 Runtime: 26:56 min. Paul and Ally are thrilled that Sprout the family gerbil has finally died, but explaining loss to Luke and Ava is more difficult than they thought as grief manifests itself.

  • 6. No Talking

    Original air date: 03/30/2020 Runtime: 24:08 min.

    Original air date: 03/30/2020 Runtime: 24:08 min. In the wake of Michael’s death, the family stay with Darren (Patrick Baladi) at his country house, but Paul’s attempt to give Ally space by taking on kid duties.

  • 7. No Exit

    Original air date: 04/06/2020 Runtime: 23:50 min.

    Original air date: 04/06/2020 Runtime: 23:50 min. It’s half term and Luke is responsible for taking Lenny the class bear on an adventure.

  • 8. No Honeymoon

    Original air date: 04/13/2020 Runtime: 26:39 min.

    Original air date: 04/13/2020 Runtime: 26:39 min. Paul attempts to focus on his upcoming wedding but is constantly thwarted by his family; Ally is distracted by work, Luke is misbehaving at school and Leah doesn’t understand why they are even bothering to get married.

  • 9. No Cure Part 1

    Original air date: 04/20/2020 Runtime: 25:24 min.

    Original air date: 04/20/2020 Runtime: 25:24 min. Family life is thrown off kilter as Ally spends her weekdays in Berlin and weekends in London.

  • 10. No Cure Part 2

    Original air date: 04/27/2020 Runtime: 24:51 min.

    Original air date: 04/27/2020 Runtime: 24:51 min. Luke’s condition worsens and he is admitted to a specialist pediatric unit. As Paul, Ally and their parents desperately wait for news, stress and fear cause cracks to form within the family.

  • 101. Breeders First Look

    Original air date: 02/23/2020 Runtime: 2:58 min.

    Original air date: 02/23/2020 Runtime: 2:58 min. Get a sneak peek at the new series.