Set in Margate, each episode, created by actor improvisation, acts as a self-contained story, though all five stories are set in the same place and time and roughly interlink: A married man is torn between his family and his first love; a female teacher develops feelings for a female pupil; a middle aged woman ponders how to deal with stale marriage and cheating husband; a new father experiences love at first sight with a younger woman; and a divorcée searching for true love deals with an obsessive stalker. Written by
Did You Know?
David Tennant (I) and Billie Piper
, whose unconsummated love story made up the second series of Doctor Who
(2005), both star in Love Life, but appear in different self-contained stories. See more