First Look at Sheridan Smith in New Channel 5 Psychological Thriller The Teacher
Channel 5 has just released a first look at Sheridan Smith’s new psychological thriller, The teacher – and it looks like it’ll be a truly captivating watch.
You can see a first look, included in a roundup of upcoming Channel 5 dramas, below:
The teacher stars Sheridan, 39, as Jenna, a teacher who is accused of having drunken sex with a student.
In the clip, Jenna can be seen in the classroom with one of her students, while in another shot, she appears to be in a nightclub with a student.
“You are so scary, always trying to be child-friendly … You slept with a child,” one person can be heard saying.
“I didn’t,” Jenna replies. “I can live again, and I will.”
“With no memory of the night in question, Jenna’s only hope for redemption lies in uncovering the truth about a dark event from her past that comes back to haunt her,” the synopsis explains.
We have the feeling that we will be stuck to this!
The four-part series – which also stars Kelvin Fletcher as well as Sharon Rooney – is slated to air later this year.
And that’s not the only gripping drama on its way. Channel 5 also gave a first look at Lie down with me starring Charlie Brooks who plays Anna Fallmont – a woman who moves to Australia with her family after infidelity rocked her marriage.
Meanwhile, Jill Halfpenny stars as Kate in Holidays. Based on TM Logan’s book, the drama takes place in the Mediterranean, where Kate discovers that her husband is having an affair.
“The dream vacation quickly turns into a nightmare when she suspects the other woman of being one of her best friends. As Kate gets closer to the truth, she realizes too late that the stakes are much higher. than she had ever imagined, “says Channel 5.
Sebastian Cardwell, SVP, Deputy Director of Programs said: “I am delighted to bring this wealth of talent to the channel and this trailer just gives a taste of what’s to come with our next dramas in 2021. I can’t wait for audiences to watch them later this year. “