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What time is Motherland on BBC2, who is in the cast with Anna Maxwell Martin and what’s the sitcom about?

PARENTS on the lookout for a new comedy to watch may have found just the thing with new sitcom Motherland.

But when is the new BBC2 show on and who is in the cast? Here's what you need to know.

 The six-part comedy is all about the trials and traumas of middle-class mumsBBC The six-part comedy is all about the trials and traumas of middle-class mums

When is Motherland on BBC2 and what is it about?

New BBC2 sitcom Motherland continues TONIGHT, Tuesday November 14, at 10pm.

The six-part comedy is all about the trials and traumas of middle-class mums and navigates the the competitive and chaotic sides of being a parent– rather than any "front" a mum puts on in public.

Who is in the cast of Motherland?

As well as starring Bafta award winning actress Anna Maxwell Martin as Julia, the show also stars Lucy Punch, Diane Morgan, Paul Ready and Philippa Dunne as fellow parents.

Anna's character Julia is the series protagonist, a working mum who realises her organisation skills haven't a path on the "Alpha mums".

Lucy Punch's character Amanda is the glamorous leader and Queen Bee of the “Alpha mums” and puts Julia down at every given opportunity.

Everything to do with Amanda's life is organised, clean and sparkly.

Ellie Haddington also stars as Marion, Julia's mum, who constantly rebuffs her.

 Anna's character Julia, right, is the series protagonistBBC Anna's character Julia, right, is the series protagonist

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