Theresa Vs. Boris: How May Became PM

Confirmed for BBC Two on 18 June at 9pm to 10.15pm

Sunday 18 June



This new drama documentary tells the story of the Conservative Party’s 2016 leadership campaign, from the day David Cameron resigned to the day Theresa May became Prime Minister.

Based on exhaustive research and first-person testimonies, this dramatised narrative goes beyond the headlines to lay bare the politicking and positioning, betrayals and blunders of this extraordinary political time. The programme also features key interviews with people who were intimately involved in the campaigns of the main contenders.

This programme is part of a series marking Brexit - One Year On.