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A suspenseful five episode BBC/HBO co-produced mini-series, Five Days follows the police investigation of a disappearance in a small town over the course of five non-consecutive days. It all starts when young mother Leanne (Christine Tremarco) and her two small children go missing in a parking lot while on their way to visit their grandfather. It soon becomes apparent that they are the victims of an abduction, and the search starts for the owner of a white van seen in the lot right before their disappearance. As the series unfolds, Leanne's husband Matt (David Oyelowo) and teen daughter Tanya (Lucinda Druzek) struggle under the stresses of their loss and the ongoing police investigation.

The investigation drags on for three months, uncovering lies and secrets and focusing on one suspect after another with devastating results for all involved.

Written by acclaimed crime writer Gwyneth Hughes, the series also stars Penelope Winton and Patrick Malahide as Leanne's parents.

Five Days is a series that is currently running and has 2 seasons (10 episodes). The series first aired on October 9, 2007.

Where do I stream Five Days online? Five Days is available for streaming on BBC One, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Five Days on demand at HBO Max, Amazon Prime, Amazon, Hulu, HBO NOW, Vudu, Google Play, Apple TV online.

2 Seasons, 10 Episodes
October 9, 2007
Crime, Drama, Mystery
Cast: Hugh Bonneville, David Oyelowo, Sarah Smart, Edward Woodward
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Five Days Full Episode Guide

  • Farid is taking a bigger role in Michael's life, preparing to take over from Nick as his surrogate father. Nick is dreading saying goodbye to him.

  • Two breakthroughs throw light on the identities of Lola and Michael. A girl who could be Michael's mother is arrested, and Lola returns from the dead.

  • Laurie, Mal and their team have had little success in finding out what happened to Lola. They stage a reconstruction in an attempt to find new leads.

  • Mal remains cynical that there is any connection at all between the suicide victim and the abandoned baby and delights in telling Laurie she's wrong.

  • A newborn baby is abandoned in the local hospital. Meanwhile, a train is halted when a young woman throws herself off a bridge right into its path.

  • New evidence comes to the surface but the prime suspect gets away.

  • As the investigation drags on, Matt finds himself in a riff with Leanne's parents...

  • In the wake of a 28-day police review, Barclay has turned Leanne's disappearance into...

  • Press officer 'Tops' Topcu organizes a press conference--where Matt learns his missing...

  • On her way to visit her grandfather Vic at a retirement home, a young mother named...