Ladhood. Image shows from L to R: Addy (Aqib Khan), Craggy (Shaun Thomas), Liam (Liam Williams), Young Liam (Oscar Kennedy), Ralph (Samuel Bottomley).


BBC Three (Online) sitcom about growing up. 6 episodes (1 series) in 2019. Stars Liam Williams, Oscar Kennedy, Samuel Bottomley, Shaun Thomas and others.

Another series is in development.

Ladhood. Image shows from L to R: Addy (Aqib Khan), Ralph (Samuel Bottomley), Rachel Fielder (Emily Coates), Craggy (Shaun Thomas).

Series 1, Episode 4 - Bedroom

Liam is inspired by an old homemade hip-hop track he made with his teenage mates.

Further details

Liam is back at his parents' house in Leeds. Having told Jess he'll spend the day preparing to perform at a local spoken word night, instead he's procrastinating and playing old video games. But when he turns on his childhood computer and stumbles on an old homemade hip-hop track, it triggers a memory.

Leeds, early noughties. Inspired by the new wave of 'bedroom musicians' breaking into the charts, Liam tries to convince his best mates Addy, Craggy and Ralph to make a hip-hop track with him. But when they don't take "the art" seriously, Liam struggles to keep a lid on it.

Publication details

Sunday 24th November 2019

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Liam Williams Liam
Oscar Kennedy Young Liam
Samuel Bottomley Ralph
Shaun Thomas Craggy
Aqib Khan Addy
Lily Frazer Jess
Emily Coates Rachel Fielder
Guest cast
Josie Long MC
Writing team
Liam Williams Writer
Production team
Jonathan Schey Director
Joe Nunnery Producer
Gareth Edwards Executive Producer


First time you made music

A painfully accurate depiction of the first time you ever dropped a beat.

Featuring: Liam Williams (Liam), Oscar Kennedy (Young Liam), Samuel Bottomley (Ralph), Shaun Thomas (Craggy), Aqib Khan (Addy).


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