Max & Ivan. Image shows from L to R: Max Olesker, Ivan Gonzalez. Copyright: Mike South.

The Casebook Of Max And Ivan

BBC Radio 4 sitcom starring Max & Ivan. 9 episodes (2 series), 2015 - 2017. Stars Max Olesker, Ivan Gonzalez, Lewis Macleod, David Reed and Jessica Ransom.

Series 1, Episode 1

Max and Ivan investigate why 10-year-old Ophelia Hamilton always comes last in the beauty pageants her mother enters her for. British Comedy legend June Whitfield makes a guest appearance as a beauty pageant judge.

Broadcast details

Tuesday 7th April 2015
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Max Olesker Max
    Ivan Gonzalez Ivan
    Lewis Macleod Malcolm
    Lewis Macleod Narrator
    Guest cast
    June Whitfield Dame Celia
    David Reed Crosby
    Jessica Ransom Sandra
    Writing team
    Max Olesker Writer
    Ivan Gonzalez Writer
    Production team
    Victoria Lloyd Producer


    Wine before breakfast... all will be fine

    A life-lesson for Max & Ivan, from Dame Deeply-Inappropriate.

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    Featuring: Max Olesker (Max), Ivan Gonzalez (Ivan), June Whitfield (Dame Celia), David Reed (Crosby).


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