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The Third Day: Episodes

Season 1 Episode 1

Friday – The Father

Written by Dennis Kelly
Directed by Marc Munden

Series premiere. After Londoner Sam rescues a young girl in the woods, he takes her home to the mysterious Osea Island, where locals are preparing for a curious annual festival.

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Season 1 Episode 2

Saturday – The Son

Written by Dennis Kelly
Directed by Marc Munden


In his quest to learn more about the islanders’ beliefs, Sam has a series of haunting encounters as Osea prepares for a dry run of the festival.

Season 1 Episode 3

Sunday – The Ghost

Written by Dennis Kelly
Directed by Marc Munden

Sam discovers the truth about his connection to Osea Island and fights to escape.

Season 1 Episode 4

Monday – The Mother

Written by Kit de Waal, Dean O’Loughlin and Dennis Kelly
Directed by Philippa Lowthorpe

Helen brings her two daughters to Osea, but their trip takes an ominous turn while the family looks for a place to stay.

Season 1 Episode 5

Tuesday – The Daughter

Written by Kit de Waal, Dean O’Loughlin and Dennis Kelly
Directed by Philippa Lowthorpe


Helen tends to a fateful birth and is questioned about her past, while a peculiar girl rouses Ellie’s interest. 

Season 1 Episode 6

Last Day – The Dark

Written by Kit de Waal, Dean O’Loughlin and Dennis Kelly
Directed by Philippa Lowthorpe

Series finale. With a fractious battle for power brewing, Helen and her family find themselves trapped in the middle.