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The A Word (2016– )

TV Series | 60 min | Drama

The Hughes family work and love and fight like every other family. Then, their youngest son is diagnosed with autism and they don't feel like every other family anymore.
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2   |   1   See all
Creator
Peter Bowker (developed for UK television by)
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Updated Mar 21, 2016

Release date (First episode)
Jul 13, 2016 (United States)

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90 cast members
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Max Vento
Joe Hughes Joe Hughes   See fewer
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Lee Ingleby
Paul Hughes Paul Hughes   See fewer
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Morven Christie
Alison Hughes Alison Hughes   See fewer
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Christopher Eccleston
Maurice Scott Maurice Scott   See fewer
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Molly Wright
Rebecca Hughes Rebecca Hughes   See fewer
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Vinette Robinson
Nicola Daniels Nicola Daniels   See fewer
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Greg McHugh
Eddie Scott Eddie Scott   See fewer
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Pooky Quesnel
Louise Wilson Louise Wilson   See fewer
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Leon Harrop
Ralph Wilson Ralph Wilson   See fewer
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Adam Wittek
David Nowak David Nowak   See fewer
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Tommie Grabiec
Pavel Kaminski Pavel Kaminski   See fewer
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Matt Greenwood
Tom Clarke Tom Clarke   See fewer
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Daniel Cerqueira
Dr. Graves Dr. Graves   See fewer
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George Bukhari
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Emily Scott Emily Scott   See fewer
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Craig McDonald-Kelly
Gary Mallard Gary Mallard   See fewer
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Luke Taylor Luke Taylor   See fewer
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Bill Hibbs Bill Hibbs   See fewer
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Lucy Gaskell
Sophie Berwick Sophie Berwick   See fewer
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Travis Smith
Mark Berwick Mark Berwick   See fewer
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Sally Sally   See fewer
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Julia Krynke
Maya Petrenko Maya Petrenko   See fewer
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Stuart Stuart   See fewer
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Holly Holly   See fewer
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Vincent Daniels / James Thorne Vincent Daniels / James Thorne   See fewer
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Sarah Hibbs Sarah Hibbs   See fewer
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7.8 / 10 | 1,275 votes