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Snacks, phones, loo breaks? How Jude Law and co are attempting a live 12-hour TV first

Snacks, phones, loo breaks? How Jude Law and co are attempting a live 12-hour TV first

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At 8.59am on Saturday 3 October, a group of actors including Jude Law will be gathered on Osea, a small island off the coast of Essex only reachable by causeway, seconds from pressing go on something of a TV first.For 12 hours, the cast of Sky and HBO's ambitious new show The Third Day will be performing continuously, in real-time, for a "completely unique" theatrical TV event that falls in the middle of what would otherwise be a typical six-episode series. Image: The series is set on the mysterious island of Osea, off Essex Three separate but interconnected stories, told in three parts - Summer, Autumn and Winter - The Third Day launches with its first "regular" episode next week, telling the story of Sam (Law), a man who is drawn t...