Each week, we will be taking an in depth look at some of the best sitcoms and comedy shows from both the UK and the USA.

Today we will be looking at a comedy that is a sitcom about sisters who didn’t know either one existed until a death – The Other One



About the Show

Summary of Plot

After Colin Walcott drops dead at his birthday party his wife Tess and daughter Cat discover he had a long-term mistress Marilyn by whom he has a daughter Cath. IMDb

Number of Seasons / Episodes

1 seasons



Siobhan Finneran – Marilyn

Rebecca Front – Tess

Ellie White – Cathy

Lauren Socha – Cat

Brian Bovell – Rupert



  • 6 episodes
  • Written by Holly Walsh and Pippa Brown
  • Another series is in development
  • Aired in 2017
  • Filmed in Manchester