In episode three of Electric Dreams, The Commuter, train station attendent Ed Jacobson wants nothing more than a quiet life. He works at Woking station and is caught in a loveless marriage to Mary. The pair are struggling to cope with their son Sam who is suffering from a psychotic disorder.
Ed has his life changed though when he meets Linda, she is a passenger who wants a ticket to Macon Heights – a town that actually does not exist. Or does it?
UK / Channel 4 – Sony Pictures Television / 1×50 minute episode / Broadcast Sunday 1 October 2017 at 9.0pm
Writer: Jack Thorne / Director: Tom Harper
Series: Electric Dreams Season 1 Episode 3
Timothy Spall as Ed Jacobson
Tuppence Middleton as Linda
Rebecca Manley as Mary
Anthony Boyle as Sam