The Break. Image shows from L to R: Shobna Gulati, Fish Shop Frank (Mark Benton), Andy Chambers (Tom Palmer), Uncle Jeff (Philip Jackson), Rasmus Hardiker, Alison Steadman
The Break

The Break

  • Radio sitcom
  • BBC Radio 4
  • 2016 - 2022
  • 24 episodes (4 series)

Radio 4 sitcom about a man who heads to the seaside for a break and stays with his uncle. Stars Philip Jackson, Tom Palmer, Alison Steadman, Mark Benton, James Northcote and more.

Key cast & crew credits

Philip Jackson Uncle Jeff
Tom Palmer Andy Chambers (Series 1-2 & 4)
Alison Steadman Corinne
Mark Benton Fish Shop Frank (Series 1-3)
James Northcote Andy (Series 3)
Shobna Gulati Ensemble Actor (Series 1-3)
Rasmus Hardiker Ensemble Actor (Series 1-2)
Alison Steadman Ensemble Actor (Series 1-2)
Mark Benton Ensemble Actor (Series 1-2)
Writing team
Ian Brown Writer
James Hendrie Writer
Production team
Gordon Kennedy Director
Gordon Kennedy Producer
Leon Chambers Editor (Series 3-4)
Sarah Tombling Production Manager (Series 3-4)

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