Still Up
Genre
Created by
Written by
Directed byJohn Addis
Starring
Country of originUnited Kingdom
Original languageEnglish
No. of seasons1
No. of episodes8
Production
Executive producers
Production companyVarious Artists
Original release
NetworkApple TV+
Release22 September 2023 (2023-09-22) –
present (present)

Still Up is a British comedy drama television series created by Steve Burge and Natalie Walter and starring Antonia Thomas, Craig Roberts and Blake Harrison. It premiered on 22 September 2023 on Apple TV+.

Premise

Still Up follows the fluctuating late-night relationship of free-spirited illustrator Lisa (Antonia Thomas) and Danny (Craig Roberts), an agoraphobic journalist. Lisa and Danny are both insomniacs, and while the world sleeps, they stay connected and talk for hours despite having only met once.

Reception

On the review aggregator website Rotten Tomatoes, 78% of 18 critics' reviews are positive, with an average rating of 6.4/10.[1] Metacritic, which uses a weighted average, assigned the film a score of 64 out of 100, based on seven critics, indicating "generally favorable" reviews.[2] TV critic Joel Golby, writing in The Guardian, described Still Up as "superb", "a genuine revelation[3]" and his "scripted TV show of the year".

Cast

Main

Guest

Episodes

No.Title [4]Directed byWritten byOriginal release date [4]
1"The Pharmacy"John AddisSteve Burge, Natalie WalterSeptember 22, 2023 (2023-09-22)
2"The Dress"John AddisSteve Burge, Natalie WalterSeptember 22, 2023 (2023-09-22)
3"The Date"John AddisSteven Burge, Natalie Walter, Bryce HartSeptember 22, 2023 (2023-09-22)
4"The Sleep Clinic"John AddisSteven Burge, Bryce Hart, Natalie WalterSeptember 29, 2023 (2023-09-29)
5"Veggie Veggie Bing Bong"John AddisSteven Burge, Bryce Hart, Natalie WalterOctober 6, 2023 (2023-10-06)
6"The Road Trip"John AddisSteven Burge, Bryce Hart, Natalie WalterOctober 13, 2023 (2023-10-13)
7"The Horse"John AddisSteven Burge, Bryce Hart, Natalie WalterOctober 20, 2023 (2023-10-20)
8"The Wedding"John AddisSteven Burge, Bryce Hart, Natalie WalterOctober 27, 2023 (2023-10-27)

Production

It was announced in October 2022 that Apple TV+ had ordered the series, which had begun filming in London with Antonia Thomas and Craig Roberts cast to lead the series.[5]

Release

Apple announced the series would premiere its first three episodes on 22 September 2023.[6]

References

  1. ^ "Still Up". Rotten Tomatoes. Fandango Media. Retrieved 19 October 2023.
  2. ^ "Still Up". Metacritic. Fandom, Inc. Retrieved 6 October 2023.
  3. ^ Golby, Joel (16 September 2023). "Still Up: the stars of this charming British comedy are a genuine revelation". The Guardian. ISSN 0261-3077. Retrieved 26 April 2024.
  4. ^ a b "Still Up - British Comedy Guide Episodes". British Comedy Guide. Retrieved 9 September 2023.
  5. ^ Goldbart, Max (26 October 2022). "Antonia Thomas & Craig Roberts To Lead Apple TV+ British Insomniac Comedy Series Still Up From I May Destroy You Producer Various Artists". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved 18 August 2023.
  6. ^ "New Apple Original comedy "Still Up" to premiere globally Friday, September 22 on Apple TV+". Apple TV+ Press. 9 August 2023. Retrieved 18 August 2023.