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Press is set in the world of newspapers - its past riven by hacking scandals, its present at the mercy of the digital age and the 24 hour news cycle, its future uncertain.

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Charlotte Riley ...  Holly Evans 6 episodes, 2018
Priyanga Burford ...  Amina Chaudury 6 episodes, 2018
Al Weaver ...  James Edwards 6 episodes, 2018
Ben Chaplin ...  Duncan Allen 6 episodes, 2018
Paapa Essiedu ...  Ed Washburn 6 episodes, 2018
Shane Zaza ...  Raz Kane / ... 6 episodes, 2018
Ellie Kendrick ...  Leona Manning-Lynd 6 episodes, 2018
Brendan Cowell ...  Peter Langly 6 episodes, 2018
Laura Jane Matthewson ...  Lucy Redford 5 episodes, 2018
Mark Weinman Mark Weinman ...  Craig 5 episodes, 2018
Kasia Koleczek ...  Krystyna 5 episodes, 2018
Sujaya Dasgupta ...  Esme 4 episodes, 2018
Benjamin Campbell ...  Freddie Allen 4 episodes, 2018
Joseph Balderrama ...  Tony 3 episodes, 2018
Natasha Little ...  Sarah Allen 3 episodes, 2018
Allison McKenzie ...  Kelly 3 episodes, 2018
David Suchet ...  George Emmerson 3 episodes, 2018
Elliot Levey ...  Matthew Harper 3 episodes, 2018
David Schofield ...  Chris Cartwright 3 episodes, 2018
Susannah Wise ...  Wendy Bolt 2 episodes, 2018
Tom Bell ...  Jon Brooks 2 episodes, 2018
Genevieve Barr ...  Charlotte 2 episodes, 2018
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Press is set in the world of newspapers - its past riven by hacking scandals, its present at the mercy of the digital age and the 24 hour news cycle, its future uncertain.

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English

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2018 (UK) See more »

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Stereo

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Has as much potential for success as failure
13 September 2018 | by plummetingparadiseSee all my reviews

Surprised at the amount of negative reviews this show has garnered so far. I've only watched the first episode but complaints that the characters are two-dimensional seem unfair without allowing the show to build those characters past the first episode. Of course this is assuming they are laying groundwork for substantive growth of character, which they might not be doing. My point is simply that it has the potential to be a good show, and at a time when the way we get our news is rapidly evolving seemingly without deliberation I'm for even superficial examinations of that process. Anything to kickstart a real conversation.


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