In My Skin. Image shows from L to R: Dilwyn (Rhodri Meilir), Bethan (Gabrielle Creevy), Katrina (Jo Hartley).

In My Skin

BBC Three (Online) comedy drama about mental health. 10 episodes (pilot + 2 series), 2018 - 2021. Stars Gabrielle Creevy, Jo Hartley, Poppy Lee Friar, James Wilbraham and others.

Returns Sunday 7th November at 6am. Episode Guide

In My Skin. Image shows from L to R: Bethan (Gabrielle Creevy), Katrina (Jo Hartley). Copyright: BBC.

Series 1, Episode 1 - Pilot

Bethan Gwyndaf is leading a double life. To her friends at school she's your average, fun loving, cocky teen with a normal family but the reality is vastly different. At home she tries to juggle her Father's sociopathic tendencies with her mother's bipolar a particularly severe episode seeing her sectioned in a psychiatric hospital.

Further details

Bethan is not cool. She and her two best friends reckless Lydia and sweet Travis are the nothing kids. So she can't believe it when she catches the eye of the popular girl, Poppy. While Bethan is busy trying to hide the truth of who she really is, she actually learns, through heart ache and pain, to finally break out of her shell. And exist for the first time, in her own skin.

Publication details

Sunday 14th October 2018
28 minutes, 19 seconds

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Gabrielle Creevy Bethan
Jo Hartley Katrina
Poppy Lee Friar Lydia
James Wilbraham Travis
Rhodri Meilir Dilwyn
Di Botcher Margie
Aled Ap Steffan Priest
Alexandria Riley Ms Morgan
Laura Checkley Mrs Blocker
Suzanne Packer Nurse Digby
Guest cast
Leilah Hughes Poppy
Olwen Medi Gina
Dave Wong Alfred
Writing team
Kayleigh Llewellyn Writer
Andrew Ellard Script Editor
Production team
Lucy Forbes Director
Nerys Evans Executive Producer
Gina Lyons Producer

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