Starring Max Vento, Lee Ingleby (Inspector George Gently), Morven Christie (Grantchester), Chris Eccleston (Doctor Who)
Airs Wednesdays at 10/9c

8 Ways to Prep for “THE A WORD” Online Full Season Binge


The entire season of THE A WORD is now available online, and we’ve got eight ways for you to prepare to binge it.

1. Watch a sneak peek of the Season 1 finale, in which Alison and Paul break their silence to the community about Joe’s autism.

2. Catch up on all the available episodes on sundance.tv and the SundanceTV app.

3. Listen to each episode’s Spotify playlist featuring Joe’s favorite music, including such artists as Arctic Monkeys, The Human League and The Buzzcocks.

4. Read interviews with the cast, including Christopher Eccleston (Maurice), Morven Christie (Alison), Lee Ingleby (Paul), Molly Wright (Rebecca), Greg McHugh (Eddie) and Vinette Robinson (Nicola).

5. Check out Q&As with the creators and crew, such as executive producer Patrick Spence, producer Marcus Wilson, director (Episodes 1-3) Peter Cattaneo, production designer Paul Spriggs and location manager Gary Barnes.

6. In four different behind-the-scenes video extras, the cast and crew discuss THE A WORD’s origins, setting the story in the English Lake District, creating a relatable family and introducing the cast to the exterior locations.

7. Parent bloggers share personal stories and tips related to each previous episode’s “A” Word of the Week. Read them all: Autism (Episode 1), Adolescence (Episode 2), Aging (Episode 3), Altruism (Episode 4) and Attitude (Episode 5).

8. Learn more about autism and what you can do to help.

Need to catch up on THE A WORD Season 1? Find out where to watch.