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. 10 episodes (2 series), 2015 - 2019. 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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