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Butterfly

  • Episode: 

    3 of 3

  • Transmission (TX): 

    Sun 28 Oct 2018
  • TX Confirmed: 

    Yes
  • Time: 

    9.00pm - 10.00pm
  • Week: 

    Week 44 2018 : Sat 27 Oct - Fri 02 Nov
  • Channel: 

    ITV
  • Status: 

    Last in series
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Series overview:
 
Butterfly is a heartfelt and sensitive drama about a complex family situation.
 
When their 11-year-old, Max (Callum Booth-Ford), experiences increasingly distressing feelings around gender, separated parents, Vicky (Anna Friel) and Stephen (Emmett J. Scanlan) attempt to work together. But with both parents divided, will Max find the courage to identify as a girl and express herself as Maxine?
 
And will her family be able to accept her for who she really is?
 
Episode 3
 
Desperate to protect her daughter, Vicky takes drastic measures to help Maxine become who she really is, against Stephen’s wishes. Vicky’s visceral need to protect her child at any cost could end up tearing her family apart.