Login or register  
TV

Utopia

Utopia


Utopia is a drama on Channel 4 which follows a shadowy unit called The Network and their attempts to recover a strange graphic novel from the four friends who have found it... and discover its true potential.
  • Currently 8.6/10
8.6/10 (20 Votes cast)


Episode Info

Next: 2x04 -- Episode 4 (Jul/29/2014)


Dugdale reluctantly agrees to harbour Jessica and after he visits Jen and Alice in a secret prison it's clear he will do whatever The Network asks in order to keep his family safe. Jessica is looking for Ian, as is Milner who believes that he will lead her to Carvel.


Prev: 2x03 -- Episode 3 (Jul/22/2014)


Arby takes Ian, Becky, Grant, Donaldson, and Anton into hiding, and they soon work out who Anton really is. They go to a teenager hacker, Ben, who confirms what the Network has planned. Meanwhile, Lee and Wilson work together to track down the fugitives, while Michael is forced to betray a new friend to protect the Network's secrets.

  • Currently 8/10
8/10 (3 Votes cast)

Cast
Adeel AkhtarAdeel Akhtar
As Wilson Wilson
Neil MaskellNeil Maskell
As Arby
Fiona OFiona O'Shaughnessy
As Jessica Hyde
Paul HigginsPaul Higgins
As Michael Dugdale
Alexandra RoachAlexandra Roach
As Becky
Nathan Stewart-JarrettNathan Stewart-Jarrett
As Ian Johnson
Oliver WoollfordOliver Woollford
As Grant Leetham
Reviews

blueidevil

Reviews: 1
great show! reach out to channel 4 & tell them to ...Rating: 0 likes, 1 dislikes

IMO this is the best 6 episodes of TV since BattleStar Gallactica, the second to last season of the X files, or the second seson of Breaking Bad. Read more

Review posted on Wednesday, February 20th 2013 at 4:46 pm

1 review available
Recaps
2x3: Episode 3 recap: At Ian's office building in London, Joe comes into work first and finds Lee opening up Ian's computer. Lee claims that he's doing routine maintenance, but Joe points out that they do their own maintenance. Sheepishly admitting that lying usually works, Lee claims that he's a DCI and says that they need access to Ian's computer under the 2011 terrorist act. He has a warrant and tells Joe to sign an Official Secret Acts document, and invites Joe to use his phone to call the police if he has any questions. Joe insists on using his own phone and as he makes the call, Lee casually cuts his throat and then calls his superior to say that things have gone a bit awry. Joe manages to pull himself up and staggers away, and Lee goes over and beats in his head with a fire extinguisher. He then gets back on the phone and admits that making it look like a suicide won't work... read more.

2x2: Episode 2 recap: At a Network holding facility, two security guards check an incoming interrogator, Ross. They give him a cattle prod and he goes to a cell containing Jessica Hyde. Ross introduces himself and apologizes for his predecessor hurting her. One of the guards point out that Jessica jammed a screwdriver into the man's spine, and Ross walks over and pulls back Jessica's sleeve to examine the cuts and bruises. Jessica grabs his hand and the guards aim their guns, and she asks Ross to bring her a Bible... read more.

2x1: Episode 1 recap: In Rome in 1978, politician Aldo Moro is kidnapped and then killed by the Brigate Rosse... read more.

1x6: Episode 6 recap: More outbreaks of Russian flu occur throughout England... read more.

1x5: Episode 5 recap: At the manor, Grant and Ian try to sleep while Letts sits tied to a chair. Grant watches over a sleeping Alice, while Becky goes outside and meets with her contact: Donaldson. He gives her the Thoraxin medication and watches as she injects it. Becky describes her tremors and Donaldson warns that Deal's could be activating. He warns that the drug he gave her is experimental but that the alternative is death. When Becky is finished, Donaldson tells her that Jessica kept a few pages of the manuscript back. She wonders how he knows and Donaldson assures Becky that he knows people and that she needs to stick with him. Becky wonders where the rest of the medication is and Donaldson tells her that she'll get it when she gets him the missing pages... read more.
Recurring Guests

Alistair Petrie as Geoff (8 eps)
Geraldine James as Milner (6 eps)
Ruth Gemmell as Jen (6 eps)
James Fox as Assistant (6 eps)
Anna Madeley as Anya (6 eps)
Stephen Rea as Letts (5 eps)
Emilia Jones as Alice (5 eps)
Paul Ready as Lee (4 eps)
Simon McBurney as Donaldson (4 eps)
Sarah Churm as Grant's Mom (3 eps)

View All Recurring Guests
Warning: Utopia guide may contain spoilers
Classification: Scripted
Genre: Sci-Fi | Thriller
Status: Returning Series
Network: Channel 4 ( United Kingdom)
Airs: Tuesdays at 10:00 pm
Runtime: 60 Minutes
Premiere: January 15, 2013
Episode Order: 6
Partners
Utopia on Sharetv
This guide is currently edited by:
Gadfly (Challenge)

Elaine Stritch dies aged 89

Former Broadway star Elaine Stritch has died at home in Michigan aged 89. She had won both Emmy and..

'Emmerdale' Vet Vanessa meets a new love interest

When Vanessa (Michelle Hardwick) heads to Hotten for a night on the tiles..

Comedy Network Announces Seth Rogen Special and Just For Laughs 2015 Line-Up

It’s another year and another round of rollicking good times..