Co-starring Ewen Leslie the new drama sees Coleman star as a woman travelling with her husband and baby from Scotland to Australia to visit his mother (Stella Gonet) and fight for custody of his daughter (Markella Kavenagh) against his Australian ex-wife (Asher Keddie). But when they arrive in Australia the couple face a tragedy that changes their lives and marriage.
Directed by Glendyn Ivin, “The Cry” marks the first scripted television commission for Scottish production company Synchronicity. It is also filming in Glasgow. As well as Gonet, Kavenagh and Keddie newly announced cast members also includes Sophie Kennedy Clark, Alex Dimitriades and Shareena Clanton.
Synchronicty’s Claire Mundell, who serves as executive producer, said: “The start of shooting marks an incredible