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In London, a city of millions, teenager Ash is lost. He wants to be the big man, but reality doesn’t quite deliver. A chance encounter leads him to make a dangerous decision, starting a chain reaction that plays out across these five connected short films.

Series Cast

  1. Idris Elba as Alpha Ash

    Idris Elba

    Alpha Ash

    5 Episodes

  2. Michael Ajao as Little Ash

    Michael Ajao

    Little Ash

    5 Episodes

  3. Cleo Sylvestre as Connie

    Cleo Sylvestre


    5 Episodes

  4. Jasmine Jobson as Jigga

    Jasmine Jobson


    5 Episodes

  5. Sydney Craven as Toni

    Sydney Craven


    5 Episodes

  6. Georgina Campbell as Chloe

    Georgina Campbell


    5 Episodes

  7. Ben Tavassoli


    5 Episodes

  8. Nina Yndis as Jules

    Nina Yndis


    5 Episodes

  9. Ruth Madeley as Janine

    Ruth Madeley


    5 Episodes

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Last Season

Season 1

2017 • 5 Episodes

Season 1 of five by five premiered on March 27, 2017.


(1x5, March 27, 2017) Season Finale

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Status Ended


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Type Miniseries

Original Language English


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