Edith's dreams of retirement to the sun with her long-term suitor Phil are shattered when her 50-year-old son Roger arrives home, seeking to recapture his boyhood happiness.

Series Cast

  1. Alison Steadman

    Alison Steadman


    12 Episodes

  2. John Cleese

    John Cleese


    12 Episodes

  3. Jason Watkins

    Jason Watkins


    12 Episodes

  4. Rosie Cavaliero

    Rosie Cavaliero


    12 Episodes

  5. Peter Egan

    Peter Egan

    Mr. Dugdale

    12 Episodes

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Current Season

Season 2

2019 | 6 Episodes

Season 2 of Hold the Sunset premiered on August 2, 2019.

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Hold the Sunset
Hold the Sunset


Status Returning Series


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  • PG


    PG stands for Parental Guidance. This means a film is suitable for general viewing, but some scenes may be unsuitable for young children. A PG film should not unsettle a child aged around eight or older.

Type Scripted

Original Language English

Runtime 29m



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