PBS returns to Halifax one last time. The final season of the British comedy drama Last tango in Halifax Premiere Sunday, September 20, approximately three years after the last new episodes aired in the US. The four-episode season previously broadcast on the BBC in the UK will be the last for the show.
Alan and Celia disagree on the new season of Last Tango in Halifax.
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The new season of Last tango in Halifax records a few years after the last sight of Alan (Derek Jacobi) and Celia (Anne Reid). Now, seven years after their marriage, they have settled in a lovely home, but there are some problems with their new accommodation. Political clashes, a new job for Alan, and other problems create tension in her household. Meanwhile, Celia’s daughter Caroline (Sarah Lancashire) becomes emotionally involved at work, while Alan’s daughter Gillian (Nicola Walker) struggles with a giraffe on the farm. To complicate matters, Alan’s brother Ted (West) came to visit from New Zealand, but it turns out that he only bought a one-way ticket.
How to watch ‘Last Tango in Halifax’
In addition to being broadcast on PBS channels, new episodes of Last tango in Halifax will be streamed free of charge on PBS.org and the PBS video app 30 days after their first broadcast.
The last three seasons of Last tango in Halifax are currently streaming on Netflix.
More new shows are coming to PBS this fall
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In addition to a new season of Last tango in Halifax, PBS has several other new shows on deck for the coming months.
New episodes of the Dutch detective drama Van Der Walk, the premiere September 13th, will be broadcast on Sundays through September 27th. Sunday, October 4th brings the premiere of the new Mystery series flesh and blood. It focuses on a recently widowed woman (Francesca Annis) who falls in love with a new man (Stephen Rea) and arouses suspicion in her adult children and a nosy neighbor (Imelda Staunton).
Hugh Laurie plays the lead role in the political drama Roadkill as a scheming British government minister. The four-episode series, which premieres on Sunday November 1st, was written by David Hare, a two-time Academy Award nominee for The reader and The hours. Helen McCrory, Saskia Reeves, Pip Torrens and Patricia Hodge star.
in the The problem with Maggie ColeThe residents of a picturesque fishing village witness the unintended consequences of gossip. The focus of the series is Maggie Cole (Dawn French), the self-proclaimed oracle of the close community. It will premier on Sunday October 18th.
Finally, cobra follows UK Prime Minister (Robert Carlyle) and his Cabinet Committee as they respond to a major national crisis caused by a geomagnetic solar storm. It will be broadcast on Sundays from October 4th.
Last tango in Halifax will air Sundays at 8 p.m. ET beginning September 20 on PBS.
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