Wannabe. Maxine (Lily Brazier).

Wannabe

BBC Three (Online) sitcom about a singer aiming to return to the limelight. 4 episodes (1 series) in 2018. Stars Lily Brazier, Nicholas Burns, Jim Howick, Amy Booth-Steel and others.

Series 1

Wannabe. Maxine (Lily Brazier).

1. Wannabe

First published: Thursday 29th March 2018

Maxine is left with a dilemma when pop group Sweet Gyal threaten to ditch her. Should she accept that her glory days are over, or reclaim the spotlight for herself?

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Wannabe. Mel (Amy Booth-Steel).

2. Giving It All Away

First published: Thursday 29th March 2018

With Sweet Gyal in the recording studio, Maxine's on a mission to find her former bandmates and get Variety back to the big time. But reuniting with Mel isn't the dream scenario she'd imagined. Meanwhile, her husband Neil tries to spice up their love life with advice from his best mate Mikey and a prostitute.

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Wannabe. Image shows from L to R: Mikey (Jim Howick), Neil (Nicholas Burns).

3. Neil's Birthday

First published: Thursday 29th March 2018

It's Neil's 40th, but Maxine has more important things on her mind. She needs a third band member, fast. But where do all the MILFs hang out? Unfortunately for Neil, Mikey hasn't forgotten his big day, and he's got a surprise in store.

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Wannabe. Image shows from L to R: Mel (Amy Booth-Steel), Maxine (Lily Brazier).

4. Not Giving Up

First published: Thursday 29th March 2018

With the new Variety line up in place it's time to show Sweet Gyal what a real girl band looks like, and it doesn't often look like this. Are the locals down The Plough ready for Mum Pop? As Maxine gets ready for the performance of a life time, Neil has a mid-life crisis and Mikey tries to save his relationship with Sarah the Brass.

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