MotherFatherSon: Miniseries

MotherFatherSon: Miniseries

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Richard Gere leads this psycho-thriller miniseries as a charismatic self-made head of a media empire attempting to mitigate the actions of his self-destructive 30-year-old son before it tears his family and business apart.

2019UKBBC Studios

Streaming (1 Provider)



Episode 1

A fractured family at the heart of politics and power... More is pulled together under catastrophic circumstances.


Episode 2

With their son Caden fighting for his life in the... More hospital, the episode explores the story of Max and Kathryn's relationship, and their battles for control over the future of their son. Meanwhile, beneath the sheen of respectability, terrible secrets are waiting to be unleashed that could threaten Max's empire.


Episode 3

Kathryn dedicates herself full time to her son’s rehabilitation. As... More Caden painstakingly relearns basic skills, growing up for a second time, he falls for a brilliant and damaged military intelligence agent, Orla. Meanwhile, Max’s enemies are beginning to circle, sensing that his British media empire may be weakening.


Episode 4

With no prospect of returning to the role he had... More spent his life being groomed for, Caden has nothing to live for and begins spiraling downwards. Kathryn learns the dark secrets of Max’s media empire.


Episode 5

Twenty years of family hurt and betrayal come to a... More head as the mother, the father and the son gather at a remote rural house near Caden’s rehab facility to delve into personal and political revelations. Will the family fight take the world stage?


Episode 6

Kathryn and Caden set out to get the truth on... More record, while Max collects a dossier of evidence on Caden’s time at the National Reporter.


Episode 7

Max is under the spotlight as a nation stands on... More the brink. And Kathryn must decide whether to sacrifice Caden for the sake of exposing Max.


Episode 8

Caden leaves the rehabilitation centre, returning to London and an... More uncertain future. Kathryn ponders the offer that Max has made to her. How will Caden react to the news? Can she ever trust Max to keep his word? And where will the nation find itself after the most divisive of election campaigns?

MotherFatherSon: Miniseries | Reviews

The Times

The Times

Loved Helen’s outfits (shame about the drama)

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New Zealand Herald

New Zealand Herald

Just bad enough to hook you in and keep you watching.

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The eight-part drama ticks every prestige drama box available... Somehow, though, it is also completely joyless.

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The Guardian

The Guardian

Completely cuckoo, utterly irresistible...

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MotherFatherSon: Miniseries | Release Details

MotherFatherSon: Miniseries is available to stream in New Zealand now on TVNZ On Demand.