Preview – Kiri

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Sarah Lancashire stars in this new drama from This is England creator Jack Thorne.

Lancashire stars as Miriam Grayson, a social worker who has been dealing with the case of Kiri Akindele, a young black girl who is about to be adopted into a white foster family. Before the adoption takes place however, Miriam arranges an unsupervised visited for Kiri to see her grandfather and his second wife. During the visit Kiri goes missing, and Miriam gets the blame for everything by everyone around her.

Kiri is on Channel 4 at 21.00.