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In the Long Run

In the Long Run

  • Premiered: 
    March 29, 2018
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  • Network: Sky One
  • Category: Series
  • Genre: Comedy (Sitcom)
  • Type: Live Action
  • Concept: 
    Created by Idris Elba 
  • Subject Matter: Family
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Plot Synopsis

Loosely based on actor-writer Idris Elba's childhood, IN THE LONG RUN is a comedy series that examines the lives of the Easmon family living in London in 1985, led by factory worker Walter whose home and family -- wife Agnes and son Kobna -- are turned upside down when his party-loving, responsibility-challenged DJ younger brother, Valentine, arrives from Sierra Leone. Walter sets up an interview for Valentine at the factory; meanwhile, Walter's friend, Bagpipes' wedding anniversary approaches. IN THE LONG RUN had its U.S. premiere on Friday, November 1, 2019 from 10-10:50pm ET/PT, as Starz debuted back-to-back episodes.



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