Oscar-nominated actress Lesley Manville talks family comedy 'Mum'

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Oscar-nominated actress Lesley Manville discusses her British sitcom "Mum" on Wake Up with the CW.

Actress Lesley Manville has appeared in a number of critically-acclaimed roles on both the stage and screen during her career.

She was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role as Cyril Woodcock in "Phantom Thread."

Manville currently stars in the British family sitcom "Mum" as a mother who's finding her footing after the premature death of her husband.

Manville spoke with News 3 via satellite Monday about the show, the struggles her character faces and the transition from drama to comedy.

You can watch all episodes produced so far on digital subscription service BritBox.