MotherFatherSon – BBC2

Episode six

As Max (Richard Gere) – in episode six of MotherFatherSon – attempts to publicly put his house in order by investigating rogue practices at his newspaper, Kathryn (Helen McCrory) and Caden (Billy Howle) are equally determined to bring Max himself to justice by exposing his own dodgy dealings and dishing the dirt on all his secrets to Nick and ailing Maggie.

But are those closest to Kathryn and Caden at risk, and how far will Max go to protect his empire? Meanwhile, as Prime Minister Jahan Zakari faces troubling family problems of his own, an increasingly single-minded (and slightly sinister!) Angela Howard rallies support and plans her manifesto proposing a radical new way of life in Britain…

TV Times rating: ****