The Last Weekend

Sunday, 2 September 2012, 9:00PM – 10:00PM

Last In Series:

As the gap between Ian’s perception and reality grows so does his manipulation of Ollie – whose behaviour becomes increasingly dangerous and erratic.

With emotions running high, tragedy looms and the triathlon ends in a thrilling head to head battle with devastating consequences.

Sunday, 26 August 2012, 9:00PM – 10:00PM

Blake Morrison’s compelling and shocking psychological study of male jealousy is brought to the screen by Mick Ford, (Single Father, Ashes To Ashes,) in the Carnival Films production of The Last Weekend for ITV1. The cast also includes Hugh Mitchell (Life of Riley, Waking The Dead) as Ollie and Daisy’s son Archie and Swedish actor, Alexander Karim (Johan Falk, Varg Veum-Svarte Far), as Daisy’s client, the charismatic artist Milo.

Epiosde two.

As the August Bank Holiday weekend away continues for our couples, the oppressive heat only serves to heighten the growing tension and creeping sense of unease. The peace is further shattered by the arrival of Daisy’s colleague Milo whom Ian views with intense jealousy. The rivalry between Ian and Ollie grows even stronger when Ollie suggests round two of their highly competitive ‘tri-althlon’ – tennis. Upon the discovery of two bikes, the next challenge is set. Both Ian and Ollie are brutally competitive and the race is a thrilling, white knuckle ride. That night, fuelled by alcohol and highly provocative conversation the dynamic shifts dangerously between the two men with shocking consequences.

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