Masterpiece has unveiled the release date and dropped a trailer for the upcoming miniseries, “Nolly,” featuring Helena Bonham Carter in the role of Noele “Nolly” Gordon, a renowned figure on British TV during the 1960s and ’70s. Nolly, known for her portrayal of Meg Richardson on the popular ITV soap opera Crossroads, faced an unexpected dismissal during the show’s peak. Her departure, accompanied by the boss’ statement that “all good things must come to an end,” made headlines as she was abruptly ousted from the show that had been her life for nearly two decades.
“Nolly” is set to premiere on Sunday, March 17, 2024, at 9/8c on PBS. The series also features Mark Gatiss and Con O’Neil in prominent roles. This biographical drama is the creation of Russell T Davies, known for “It’s A Sin,” and is produced by Quay Street Productions, supported by ITV Studios.
About Nolly TV Show
In the captivating miniseries "Nolly," viewers are transported to the vibrant world of British television during the 1960s and '70s. Helena Bonham Carter takes on the role of Noele "Nolly" Gordon, a beloved and iconic figure on the small screen. Nolly's claim to fame was her portrayal of Meg Richardson in the hit ITV soap opera, Crossroads.
However, her glittering career takes an unexpected turn when she is abruptly and dramatically removed from the show, despite its soaring success. The words of her boss, "all good things must come to an end," echo in her ears as she is forcibly separated from the program that had defined her life for nearly two decades, becoming headline news in the process.
As "Nolly" unfolds, viewers are drawn into the highs and lows of Nolly Gordon's remarkable journey in the entertainment industry. Alongside Helena Bonham Carter, the series features talents like Mark Gatiss and Con O'Neil in compelling roles.
This biographical drama, helmed by Russell T Davies, the creator of "It's A Sin," offers an intimate and captivating glimpse into the tumultuous world of television and the indomitable spirit of an actress facing unexpected challenges. "Nolly" is a compelling narrative of fame, resilience, and the ever-changing landscape of showbiz, set to captivate audiences when it premieres on March 17, 2024, exclusively on PBS.Keep track of the cancel/renew status of all your favorite shows. Check out and bookmark our TV shows cancelled in 2019-20 season and TV shows renewed for 2020-21 season lists.