BBC America’s five-part limited series Thirteen will premiere at 10 PM June 23, taking over the Orphan Black slot the week after that show’s Season 4 finale.
Thirteen stars Jodie Comer — who just landed the lead is Starz’s The White Princess — as Ivy Moxam, who escapes from the cellar that has been her prison for 13 years. But her family had given up all hope when suddenly Ivy was thrust back into their lives – now the family struggles to piece back together the version of their lives that existed before she disappeared. As police learn that her captor evaded arrest, two detective are assigned to protect Ivy — and one becomes consumed with the job.
Natasha Little, Stuart Graham, Katherine Rose Morley, Richard Rankin, Valene Kane, Joe Layton, Eleanor Wyld and Nicholas Farrell also star. Created and written by Marnie Dickens and directed by China Moo-Young and Vanessa Caswill, the series is executive produced by Elizabeth Kilgarriff. It’s a