Chronic Aversion To Conflict Causes Friction In New Britbox Exclusive Avoidance

Avoidance S1_Ep5. Picture SHOWS Jonathan (ROMESH RANGANATHAN) and Claire (JESSICA KNAPPETT) Photographer: Colin Hutton

Beta Male, Jonathan’s, chronic aversion to conflict causes friction in his family life in new comedy-drama – new and exclusive to BritBox SA

Avoidance  (new & exclusive to BritBox) 

Season 1
Thursday 14 September 2023 

Double BAFTA-winning comedian Romesh Ranganathan (The Misadventures of Romesh Ranganathan, The Cynic) writes and stars in new comedy-drama Avoidance, about a man with severe conflict-avoidance issues who runs away with his son when his wife announces she’s leaving him.

Avoidance S1_Ep1. Picture shows: Jonathan (ROMESH RANGANATHAN) and Spencer (KIERAN LOGENDRA)
Photographer: Gary Moyes

Newly separated Jonathan (Ranganathan) has no home, no friends and no ambition. Can a slightly useless single dad find some much-needed backbone? This warm-hearted comedy co-stars some of the biggest hitters on the current UK comedy scene, including Jessica Knappett (The Inbetweeners, Ghosts) and Mandeep Dhillon (After Life, Peacock).

“This gentle, truthful, beautifully performed comedy about the ultimate beta male is painful in its accuracy – and will speak to so many of us.” – The Guardian

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Avoidance S1_Ep5. Picture SHOWS Danielle (MANDEEP DHILLON) and Claire (JESSICA KNAPPETT)
Photographer: Jack Barnes

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