CHANNEL 4 have commissioned a new four-part drama about the porn industry.
But what else do we know about the plot and who will star in Adult Material? Here’s the lowdown.
Rex Features Sheridan Smith will play the lead role of Jolene in Channel 4 drama Adult Material
When is Adult Material on Channel 4?
Adult Material is a new drama which has recently been commissioned by Channel 4.
No release date has been confirmed yet, but production will start in 2019.
The show will consist of four parts and will be made by Fifty Fathoms.
The drama will focus on the adult porn industry and how sex and money go hand in hand.
Who’s in the cast with Sheridan Smith?
Sheridan Smith will play the lead role, Jolene Dollar, a mum of three and leading British porn star.
So far, she is the only casting that has been announced.
Award-winning writer Lucy Kirkwood has written the drama.
Lucy said: “I am delighted that Channel 4 has given Jolene a home, it feels like exactly the right place and the right time to look at the way that economics colours every aspect of female experience.
“I am also over the moon to be working with Sheridan again, she is an actor of genius and I know that in her brilliant hands Jolene will be warm, funny, complicated and truthful”.