BBC dark comedy Back To Life, written by and starring Daisy Haggard has been nominated for an International Emmy Award.
Co-written with Perrier Award winner Laura Solon, Back to Life tells the story of Miri (played by Daisy Haggard) who has just come home after serving an 18-year prison sentence. Miri has to rebuild her life from scratch while her parents struggle with her return and Miri struggles with her status as persona non grata in her home of Hythe, Kent.
Back To Life will be competing against Israeli show Fifty, India’s Four More Shots Please and Brazil’s Ninguém tá Olhando (Nobody’s Looking) for the best comedy Award.
The winners will be announced at a ceremony in New York on 23rd November.
You can still watch Back To Life on BBC iPlayer.