"After Life" is a British black comedy-drama streaming television series directed by Ricky Gervais.
The starring cast includes Ricky Gervais, Tom Basden, Diane Morgan, Tony Way, Mandeep Dhillon, Ashley Jensen, David Bradley, Kerry Godliman, Penelope Wilton, Joe Wilkinson and others.

Here are "After Life" TV series trailer, plot summary, full cast and characters, release date, streaming services and everything we know so far.


Is there a trailer for After Life TV series?

Netflix on Thursday, April 09, 2020 released the trailer for "After Life" you can watch here:
After Life | Season 2 Official Trailer | Netflix.

Plot summary

What is After Life TV series plot?

Here is a short review of "After Life" TV series plot summary.

After Life follows Tony, whose life is turned upside down after his wife dies from breast cancer. He contemplates suicide, but instead decides to live long enough to punish the world for his wife's death by saying and doing whatever he wants. Although he thinks of this as his "superpower", his plan is undermined when everyone around him tries to make him a better person. It is set in the fictional town of Tambury, where Tony works as a journalist at a local free newspaper, the Tambury Gazette.


Who plays who in the After Life TV series?

Here is the full cast and characters of "After Life" TV series. Actors and actresses are sorted mostly in credits order.

Ricky Gervais  as Tony Johnson head of feature stories at the local newspaper, the Tambury Gazette
Tom Basden  as Matt Tony's brother-in-law and boss of the Tambury Gazette
Diane Morgan  as Kath the newspaper's advertising employee
Tony Way  as Lenny photographer at the Tambury Gazette
Mandeep Dhillon  as Sandy a newly-hired journalist
Ashley Jensen  as Emma a nurse working at the nursing home in which Tony's dad as a resident
David Bradley  as Ray Johnson Tony's dad
Kerry Godliman  as Lisa Johnson Tony's late wife
Penelope Wilton  as Anne an older lady and widow
Joe Wilkinson  as Postman Pat
Roisin Conaty  as Daphne aka "Roxy", a sex worker
Paul Kaye  as Tony and Matt's psychiatrist
David Earl  as Brian Gittins a hoarder, puppeteer and stand-up comedian
Jo Hartley  as June Lenny's girlfriend
Michelle Greenidge  as Valerie the Tambury Gazette receptionist
Tommy Finnegan  as George son of Matt and Jill, Tony's nephew and godchild
Thomas Bastable  as Robbie a classmate of George's
Anti  as Brandy Tony's and Lisa's dog, Tony's best friend and reason to keep living
Ethan Lawrence  as James June's son
Laura Patch  as Jill Matt's wife
Tracy Ann Oberman  as Rebecca a woman with whom Tony goes on a date and then
Tim Plester  as Julian Kane a drug addict
Bill Ward  as Simon Emma's new love interest
Peter Egan  as Paul the semi-retired local newspaper owner (series 2)
Colin Hoult  as Ken Otley head of the local amateur dramatics company and a wannabe showbiz superstar (series 2)
Annette Crosbie  as Rosemary a 100-year-old woman (series 2)
Kayla Meikle  as Nurse 2
Ninette Finch  as Newsagent
Daniel Copeland  as Man in Park
Tim Fitzhigham  as Waiter
Alexander Kirk  as Stain Man
Adrian McLoughlin  as 5 Card Man
Sean McLoughlin  as Comedian
Nicky B  as Fat Woman
Megan Heffernan  as Breast Milk Woman
Nancy Sullivan  as Cafรฉ Waitress
Seb Cardinal  as Yoga Instructor
Brendan Howley  as Shop Assistant
Kath Hughes  as Supermarket Assistant
Dan Li  as Homeless Man
Beth Mullen  as Baby Hitler's Mum
Nikhil Parmar  as Charity Collector
Islam Bouakkaz  as Mugger
Mark Weinman  as Baby Hitler's Dad
Gillian Axtell  as Psych Receptionist
Steve Brody  as Crematorium Official
Holli Dempsey  as Plastic Surgery Woman
Toby Foster  as Dennis
Julia Dearden  as Nun
Lucy Speed  as Tracy
Steve Speirs  as Dog Waste Man
Yvonne Edgell  as Cat Woman
Grace Wood  as Daughter
Andrew Brooke  as Ratty
Dan Mersh  as Vicar
Tom Bennett  as The Nonce
Sophie Fletcher  as Woman in Pub


What are After Life filming details?

"After Life" series are produced by Derek Productions Limited.

The average duration of each episode is 25 - 31 minutes. Country of origin: United Kingdom.

"After Life" TV series is rated "PG", according to the MPAA film rating system.


What are critics and audiences saying about After Life TV series?

"After Life" TV series got high rating from critics. IMDB rating is 8.4/10. Rotten Tomatoes rating is 81/100.

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