Father Figure. Image shows from L to R: Elaine Whyte (Lucy Montgomery), Tom Whyte (Jason Byrne), Dylan Whyte (Dominic Applewhite). Copyright: BBC.

Father Figure

BBC Radio 2 sitcom. 5 episodes (pilot + 1 series), 2010 - 2012. Stars Jason Byrne, Pauline McLynn, Lucy Montgomery, Dominic Applewhite, Dermot Crowley and Michael Smiley.


In this sitcom pilot, Jason Byrne experiences a disastrous first day as a house husband.

Broadcast details

Saturday 10th April 2010
BBC Radio 2
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Jason Byrne Tom Whyte
    Pauline McLynn Mary Whyte
    Guest cast
    Sharon Horgan Tom's Wife
    Michael Smiley Ensemble Actor
    Paul Putner Ensemble Actor
    Paul Nicholas Ensemble Actor
    Writing team
    Jason Byrne Writer
    Andrew Collins Writer (Additional Material)
    Production team
    Julia McKenzie Producer

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