Who Gets the Dog? (2007 film)

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Who Gets the Dog? is a one-off British television comedy-drama starring Kevin Whately, Alison Steadman, Stephen Mangan, and Emma Pierson. It was written by Guy Hibbert and directed by Nicholas Renton and premieres on ITV on Sunday 2 December 2007 at 9pm.

Who Gets the Dog?
GenreComedy-drama
Created byGuy Hibbert
Directed byNicholas Renton
StarringKevin Whately
Alison Steadman
Stephen Mangan
Emma Pierson
Sinead Matthews
Hayley Nolan
Country of originUnited Kingdom
Production
ProducerEmma Burge
Production locationsIsle of Man
London
Running time120 mins
Production companiesCompany Pictures
(an All3Media company)
Isle of Man Film
Release
Original networkITV
First shown in2 December 2007

Plot summaryEdit

Whately and Steadman take the leading roles of Jack and Jenny Evans, a couple seeking a divorce after their 27-year marriage hits the rocks. While their daughter attempts to reconcile her parents, the couple's respective lawyers, Steve Hollister (played by Mangan) and Tara Walker (Pierson) are out to exploit the situation for their own ends after discovering a mutual attraction. And then there's the question of who gets custody of the family's pet dog, Bounder. Hayley Nolan also stars as sultry Office Assistant Trudy.

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