Hold the Sunset

Hold the Sunset

Hold the Sunset is a British television sitcom first broadcast on BBC One on 18 February 2018. When first announced, it had the working title Edith.


The plot revolves around two retired neighbours, Phil (Cleese) and Edith (Steadman), who live in Stoke Poges, though filming is largely in and around Richmond, London. They are both widowed and planning to start a new life together in Gozo. Those plans are scuppered when Edith's 49-year-old son Roger (Watkins), moves back into his mother's house after walking out on his wife and their two teenage children.

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    director Sandy Johnson
    keywords film gozo new life plan retire stoke poges walk widow
    publisher BBC One