Ability. Matt (Lee Ridley). Copyright: BBC.


BBC Radio 4 sitcom about a disabled man leaving home. 9 episodes, 2017 - 2019. Stars Lee Ridley, Allan Mustafa, Andrew Hayden-Smith, Sammy Dobson and James Lailey.

Episode One

Matt persuades his carer Bob to pretend to be him and ring a prospective internet date.

Broadcast details

Wednesday 2nd May 2018
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Lee Ridley Matt
Allan Mustafa Bob
Andrew Hayden-Smith Inner Voice
Sammy Dobson Jess
Guest cast
Hannah Britland Abby
David Reed Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Lee Ridley Writer
Katherine Jakeways Writer
Production team
Jane Berthoud Director
Jane Berthoud Producer

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