An Estranged Couple Fights for Their Marriage in 'State of the Union'

Rick and Christina Gables
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On Monday, May 6, SundanceTV’s commitment to innovation in storytelling will be showcased through the new, short form series State of the Union.

Debuting on SundanceTV, Sundance Now and other digital platforms same day, the highly anticipated series, comprised of ten ten-minute episodes.

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State of the Union explores the world of Louise (Rosamund Pike) and Tom (Chris O’Dowd) as they attempt to repair their crumbling marriage through weekly marital therapy sessions.

See Chris O'Dowd & Rosamund Pike in Sundance's 'State of the Union' First Look (PHOTO)

See Chris O'Dowd & Rosamund Pike in Sundance's 'State of the Union' First Look (PHOTO)

The comedy examines the evolution of a relationship between the actors' two characters.

Before each appointment, the couple meet at a pub to try and get their story straight for the therapist.

Throughout each episode, audiences are provided with an honest and humorous take on contemporary relationships.


State of the Union, Premiere, Monday, May 6, 10/9c, SundanceTV