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: Katie (Tilly Steele), Young Liam (Oscar Kennedy).

Series 1, Episode 6 - The First Time

After an argument with Jess, Liam is nostalgic for the simplicity of first love.

Further details

When Liam lies to Jess about the reasons he missed his mental health assessment, the tensions in their relationship reach boiling point. Liam is suddenly nostalgic for the simplicity of first love.

Leeds, early noughties. When Liam finds out that Ralph is going out with Rachel, his own singledom suddenly becomes a pressing issue. But when he's accepted onto the newly introduced Young, Gifted and Talented Programme, he finds himself on a weekend away in the Yorkshire Moors with a bookish and charismatic girl called Katie.

Liam and Katie's relationship blossoms into everything first love promises to be. But were things as straightforward as Liam first remembers?

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
Nick Preston Rupert
Emily Coates Rachel Fielder
Guest cast
James Dryden Mr Dreyfus
Celeste Dring Penelope
Sue Vincent Session Leader
Tilly Steele Katie
Writing team
Liam Williams Writer
Production team
Jonathan Schey Director
Joe Nunnery Producer
Gareth Edwards Executive Producer


The first time you fell in love

Liam Williams revisits the time he met his first love, seeing if he can escape the mistakes of the past.

Featuring: Liam Williams (Liam), Lily Frazer (Jess), Sue Vincent (Session Leader), Tilly Steele (Katie).


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