Maryland starring Suranne Jones: Everything you need to know about the new ITV drama

Suranne Jones is set to star in a new upcoming ITV series, and it’s out sooner than you think. the knight jackThe actress, who is adored for her many leading roles in popular television series, will headline the cast of Maryland – a new show that focuses on the bond between two sisters.

He foster doctor star takes on the role of Becca, a mother of two, opposite dragon house and nurse jackie actress Eve Best, who plays her sister, Rosaline.

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Fans won’t have to wait long for the drama to hit their screens as it is due to it lands on ITV and ITVX in May.

As the ITV synopsis says, Maryland focuses on “the relationship between two sisters, the down-to-earth mother of two Becca and the disciplined, flighty Rosaline, who have been torn apart by complex family dynamics. But when the body of an older woman is discovered at dawn on Laxey Beach on the Island de Man, brings devastating news for the sisters”.

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Suranne Jones at the Sky Up Next event

It continues: “Becca and Rosaline travel to the Isle of Man to repatriate the body of their mother, Mary, leaving their father Richard at home in Manchester. Confined to the island, they discover shocking information about their mother and find it impossible to escape. ripple effect of their secrets and lies.

Next to Suranne and Eve appear companions gentleman jack actor George Costigan and Oscar-nominated actress Stockard Channing, perhaps best known for her roles in the west wing,The good wife and Fat.

Meanwhile, Suranne will clearly have a busy few months ahead of her, as the star also recently revealed that she will soon be back on the set of the second series of the popular drama, Vigil.

The first season, also starring Rose Leslie, focused on the two detectives investigating a murder aboard HMS Vigil. The second offering, however, will not be set in a submarine but instead in the skies.”

Following multiple unexplained deaths at a Scottish military installation, Silva and Longacre are tasked with uncovering the cause,” the synopsis reads, “Enrolling into the hostile, close-knit ranks of the air force, the pair must face the deadly war of tomorrow. while fighting for their own future.

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