Jen is a true force of nature - witty, mischievous, and seemingly young for her age. But it's become clear that Jen is suffering from dementia, so Laurie has returned home to take care of her. Their mother/daughter relationship forms the heart of the show. The two women love each other and rub each other up the wrong way in equal measure. But getting trapped on the train on Day One proves fateful. Jen's life will be propelled on an unexpected course and new relationships will challenge everything she'd imagined for both her future and Laurie's.
Anne is an award winning actress whose most recent television appearance was in Ladies of Letters. She has starred in a wide range of British films and television shows. These include Savage Grace, Shameless, Dr Who, Hot Fuzz, Jane Eyre, Liam, Bleak House, Life Begins, Dinner Ladies, The Mother and Coronation Street.