Boiling Point (2023): Potential release date, cast, plot and everything we know about the upcoming series


The Boiling Point TV series on BBC1 will be based on the well-liked film with Stephen Graham about the workings of a prestigious restaurant. Eight months later, Head Chef Andy Jones (Graham) is recovering from a heart attack while his former sous chef Carly (Vinette Robinson) is in charge of their old staff at a new London restaurant. The four-part series will take up where it left off.

Boiling Point earned a ton of praise when it was initially released as a movie in 2021, garnering four BAFTA nominations and four BIFA Awards. With the entire ensemble from that movie expected to return, the series is expected to be a must-see on television.

Here is all the information we can provide about the upcoming miniseries Boiling Point.

Boiling Point: Cast

For all that we know, the network is yet to update about the cast of this upcoming series which is why we cannot provide you the exact list of the entire cast members. As per the reports, following is the potential cast of Boiling Point.

  • Vinette Robinson as Carly
  • Stephen Graham as Andy
  • Steven Ogg as Nick
  • Hannah Walters as Emily
  • Ray Panthaki as Freeman
  • Gary Lamont as Dean
  • Áine Rose Daly as Robyn
  • Taz Skylar as Billy
  • Daniel Larkai as Jake
  • Stephen McMillan as Jamie
  • Hannah Traylen as Holly
  • Izuka Hoyle as Camille
  • Stephen Odubola as Johnny
  • Shaun Fagan as Bolton
  • Joel MacCormack as Liam
  • Ahmed Malek as Musa
  • Cathy Tyson as Vivian
  • Missy Haysom as Kit

Boiling Point: Plot

According to a BBC press release, the four-part drama will pick up eight months after Andy Jones, the head chef at exclusive London restaurant Jones & Sons, was last seen in the movie.

According to a BBC news release, in the upcoming season, Andy’s former crew members will join Sous Chef Carly as she takes the helm of her own restaurant. Carly starts to realize the serious amount of responsibility that comes with owning her own business as the pressure to keep the restaurant busy increases.

In addition to that, the official synopsis of the series from BBC reads, “Eight months after her mentor Andy Jones (Stephen Graham) suffered a heart attack, head chef Carly (Vinette Robinson) is battling to forge a name for new Dalston restaurant Point North alongside her old kitchen crew.  We follow the team as the stresses of keeping the restaurant running bear down on them amidst a hospitality industry in crisis. With the pressure to draw in new, hungry customers and the financial squeeze to keep the business profitable, the team must find a way to manage their complicated personal lives whilst creating quality food day in, day out.”

Boiling Point: Release Date

Stephen Graham posted a photo on his Instagram account on Monday, January 30, to celebrate the start of filming for the series in Manchester, according to a confirmation from the BBC.

In 2023, the four-part series is anticipated to run on BBC and be accessible on BBC iPlayer. BBC Studios will be in charge of global distribution.