Behind every prisoner, there's a wife, girlfriend or mother doing time on the outside. For some it's a nightmare, for others a liberation. Prisoners' Wives - it's time to tell their stories.
- imDb Rating: 7.7 (817 Votes)
- Metascore: N/A
Gemma's perfect life comes crashing down when her husband is arrested for murder. As Gemma learns to navigate the prison system, she starts to think the unthinkable.
- Rated: N/A
- Released: 01 Jan 2012
- Runtime: 60 min
- Genre: Drama
- Director: N/A
- Writer: N/A
- Actors: Pippa Haywood, Polly Walker, Phoebe Dynevor, Iain Glen
- Language: English
- Country: UK
- Awards: 4 nominations.
- Total Seasons: 1
Episode 2x4; Apr 04, 2013
Francesca is powerless to help when her family become the target of gangland retribution, with tragic consequences. Meanwhile, Kim tries to rebuild her marriage, grief-stricken Aisling has to make a tough choice about her future, and will Harriet ever be able to forgive Gavin?
2x4: Episode 4
2x3: Episode 3
2x2: Episode 2
2x1: Episode 1
1x6: Episode 6
1x5: Episode 5
1x4: Episode 4
1x3: Episode 3
1x2: Episode 2
Adam Gillen as Gavin Allison
Iain Glen as Paul Miller
Pippa Haywood as Harriet Allison
Polly Walker as Francesca Miller
Emma Rigby as Gemma Roscoe
Jonas Armstrong as Steve Roscoe
|Episode No.||No. Overall||Title||Airdate||Runtime||Summary|
Gemma's perfect life comes crashing down when her devoted husband is arrested for murder. As Gemma learns to navigate the prison system, she meets a group of women who will become increasingly important as she starts to think the unthinkable; could her husband be a murderer?
Francesca's life is thrown into turmoil when her assets are seized and the bailiffs take everything. Going from riches to rags, and with the arrival of a new man on the scene, how will Francesca cope?Meanwhile, Gemma promises to stand by her man, but how far will she go to help her murdering husband?
Harriet is devastated when she realises Gavin is the victim of prison bullying. But is she prepared to smuggle drugs into the prison to buy his protection? Meanwhile, Francesca faces homelessness, and Gemma is about to discover something that will change her life forever.
Lou's world starts to unravel as she faces the consequences of being a drug-dealing mother. Meanwhile, Gemma helps the police with the investigation against her husband, and Francesca attends a marriage guidance course in the prison.
As the case against her husband gathers momentum, Gemma continues to lead a double life; but how long before Steve gets suspicious? Meanwhile, Lou is desperate to be reunited with her son, and Francesca embarks on a risky plan to have illicit sex with her husband in the prison.
Heavily pregnant Gemma is whisked into witness protection, but when she goes into labour and Andy tracks her down, Gemma's life hangs in the balance. Meanwhile, Francesca is getting more involved in Paul'scriminal dealings, Harriet is hoping to win the affections of the prison chaplain and Lou is counting down to her own imprisonment.
|Adam Gillen||as Gavin Allison|
|Iain Glen||as Paul Miller|
|Pippa Haywood||as Harriet Allison|
|Polly Walker||as Francesca Miller|
|Emma Rigby||as Gemma Roscoe|
|Jonas Armstrong||as Steve Roscoe|
|Natalie Gavin||as Lou Bell|
|Reuben Johnson||as Sean Lowe|
|Karla Crome||as Aisling O'Connor|
|Sally Carman||as Kim Haines|