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‘The A Word’ comes to SundanceTV July 13

Lee Ingleby, left, Max Vento, Morven Christie and

Lee Ingleby, left, Max Vento, Morven Christie and Molly Wright star in "The A Word." Credit: SundanceTV

A six-episode TV drama featuring a family after their young son is diagnosed as being on the autism spectrum premieres at 10 p.m. Wednesday, July 13, on SundanceTV.

“The A Word” debuted in the United Kingdom and follows 5-year-old Joe (Max Vento); Joe’s parents, Paul (Lee Ingleby, “Our Zoo,” “Inspector George Gently”) and Alison (Morven Christie, “Grantchester”), who struggle with parenting philosophies; his aunt and uncle, Nicola (Vinette Robinson, “Sherlock”) and Steve (Greg McHugh, “Fresh Meat”), who are working through unfaithfulness in their marriage; and his grandfather, Maurice (Christopher Eccleston, “The Leftovers,” “Fortitude”), a recent widower and the owner of the family brewery.

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