ITV2 EXPLORE PECKHAM'S FINEST IN NEW SERIES
Updated: Sep 9, 2021
ITV2 have announced a brand new ob-doc series 'Peckham’s Finest', which will follow a diverse group of young people from the area living everyday life.
With the cameras capturing all aspects of their lives, from blossoming romances to doomed relationships, from new friendships to broken ties and new ventures to everyday dramas, we follow our unsung heroes as they attempt to make their way in the world, hoping to turn dreams into a reality.
Viewers will be able to follow the antics of our cast which include, a BMX coach, Radio DJ, fashion boutique owner, dance teacher and choreographer, body-positive coach and influencer, drag performer, barista, street food chefs, a DJ and promoter and a salon owner.
ITV’s Head of Digital Channels and Acquisitions, Paul Mortimer, said "Peckham’s Finest marks an exciting new direction for both ITV2 and ITV Hub. This precinct-based observational doc series with a talented and diverse cast will appeal to younger viewers both on the channel, and On Demand. The series is one of a number of new factual pieces commissioned under the ITV2 brand."
ITV2's Commissioning Editor, Peter Tierney added "This is a project we are all hugely excited to be making. With a truly authentic, unique and diverse cast, the series will reflect life in Peckham in a way that our viewers can engage with and relate to. It promises stories full of warmth, humour and drama, told in a really contemporary way."