Synopsis

When ‘Lady’ Sandra Abbott discovers that her husband of forty years is having an affair with her best friend she seeks refuge in London with her estranged, older sister Bif. The two could not be more different – Sandra is a fish out of water next to her outspoken, serial dating, free spirited sibling. But different is just what Sandra needs at the moment, and she reluctantly lets Bif drag her along to her dance class, where gradually she starts finding her feet… and romance.

Director Richard Loncraine brings together some of the UK’s finest acting talent for this hilarious and heart-warming comedy which proves a dose of dance can mend a broken heart at any age.

Director Richard Loncraine

Writer Meg Leonard, Nick Moorcroft

Cast Celia Imrie, Joanna Lumley, Timothy Spall

Producers Andrew Berg, Nick Moorcroft, John Sachs, James Spring, Charlotte Walls

Production Credits Graham Begg - Executive Producer, Brian Berg - Executive Producer, Andrew Boswell - Executive Producer, Marco De Angelis - Line Producer, Nicola De Angelis - Line Producer, Jay Firestone - Executive Producer, Gian Gabriele Foschini - Line Producer, Al Hardiman - Co-Executive Producer, Gideon Lyons - Executive Producer, Sarada McDermott - Co-Producer, Emily Precious - Production Executive, Kimberley Sachs - Production Executive, John Stevens - Executive Producer, Richard Whelan - Executive Producer, Lesley Wise - Executive Producer, Eclipse Films, Powder Keg Pictures

Richard Loncraine

Richard Loncraine has earned great acclaim for his work in film, television and commercials. He began his career as a sculptor, with his work being displayed from time to time at the Institute of Contemporary Art, before becoming an award--winning director of commercials. Since then he has directed a host of acclaimed film and television productions. His work includes BLADE ON THE FEATHER (for which he received a BAFTA nomination), RICHARD III (for which he won the Silver Bear for Best Director at the Berlin International Film Festival), the Emmy Award-winning miniseries ‘Band Of Brothers’ for Stephen Spielberg, the films THE GATHERING STORM and MY HOUSE IN UMBRIA (for both of which he received DGA nominations), the thriller FIREWALL starring Harrison Ford, romantic comedy WIMBLEDON starring Kirsten Dunst and Paul Bettany and the comedy MY ONE AND ONLY starring Renee Zellweger. He followed these with his third film for HBO, THE SPECIAL RELATIONSHIP, which starred Michael Sheen, Dennis Quaid and Hope Davis and garnered five Emmy awards and three Golden Globe nominations, and most recently directed RUTH & ALEX (AKA 5 FLIGHTS UP in the US), starring Morgan Freeman and Diane Keaton. Richard is also an inventor, whose creations include the chrome Newton’s Cradle and the ‘Hot Head’ remote controlled camera head, for which he and his partners won a technical Oscar.