Badults. Image shows from L to R: Tom (Tom Parry), Matthew (Matthew Crosby), Ben (Ben Clark). Copyright: The Comedy Unit.

Badults

BBC Three sitcom about three immature men. 12 episodes (2 series), 2013 - 2014. Stars Matthew Crosby, Tom Parry, Ben Clark, Jack Docherty and others.

Series 1, Episode 1 - Money

Matthew, Tom and Ben accidentally and massively overdraw from their joint account. Tensions rise and friendships unravel, eventually plunging the flat into civil war.

Further details

Badults. Image shows from L to R: Ben (Ben Clark), Matthew (Matthew Crosby), Tom (Tom Parry). Copyright: The Comedy Unit.

Matthew, Tom and Ben accidentally and massively overdraw from their joint account. With the banks closed till Tuesday the boys attempt to keep their unauthorised withdrawal of £5,000 from burning a hole in their collective pocket.

Matthew wants to lock the money away. Tom wants to speculate. Ben wants to order a mountain of takeaway food.

Rachel has her own adventurous weekend planned. Andrew's work has arranged a murder mystery weekend and she's off to guess who done it, leaving the boys to protect the cash.

The simple task of not spending money proves tricky for the badults. As the cash ebbs away Tom takes the advice of local bookie Aggressive Gary and turns to the gee-gees.

Matthew draws up a business plan, but Ben spies an opportunity for riches in one of Tom's smellier ideas.

Tensions rise and friendships unravel, eventually plunging the flat into civil war. Territory is divided, barriers erected, an aristocracy formed and peasants enslaved. All that remains is revolution. Will Rachel return in time?

Broadcast details

Date
Tuesday 23rd July 2013
Time
10pm
Channel
BBC Three
Length
30 minutes

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    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Matthew Crosby Matthew
    Tom Parry Tom
    Ben Clark Ben
    Emer Kenny Rachel
    Guest cast
    Jack Docherty Biblical Master
    Max Olesker Charles Darwin
    Morag Donnelly Signing Lady
    Writing team
    Matthew Crosby Writer
    Ben Clark Writer
    Tom Parry Writer
    Andrew Collins Script Editor
    Production team
    Ben Kellett Director
    Izzy Mant Producer
    Kristian Smith Executive Producer
    Rab Christie Executive Producer
    Gavin Smith Executive Producer
    Mark Lawrence Editor
    Iain McDonald Production Designer
    Philip Pope Composer

    Videos

    The Joint Account

    Ben, Tom and Matthew plan to make the most of their bank holiday weekend. They want to splash out on food and drink so do the unthinkable and withdraw from the joint account.

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    Featuring: Matthew Crosby (Matthew), Max Olesker (Charles Darwin), Tom Parry (Tom), Ben Clark (Ben).

    The Stock Exchange

    The boys have been up all night hatching a plan to take on the stock exchange, but Tom decides to place their fortunes on Lady Luck... and other badly named horses.

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    Featuring: Matthew Crosby (Matthew), Tom Parry (Tom), Ben Clark (Ben).

    Episode 1 outtakes

    Bloopers from the first episode. Ben, Matthew and Tom struggle to keep straight faces, and a pizza proves troublesome.

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    Featuring: Matthew Crosby (Matthew), Tom Parry (Tom), Ben Clark (Ben).

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