Benidorm. Image shows from L to R: Joyce Temple Savage (Sherrie Hewson), Les / Lesley (Tim Healy). Copyright: Tiger Aspect Productions.

Benidorm

ITV sitcom set in a Spanish holiday resort. 74 episodes (10 series), 2007 - 2018. Stars Jake Canuso, Janine Duvitski, Tim Healy, Adam Gillen and others.

Series 3, Episode 1

Following the hostage situation, the holidaymakers return to The Solana to enjoy a free week's vacation as compensation for their travails the previous year.

Further details

Benidorm. Image shows from L to R: Brandy (Sheridan Smith), Martin Weedon (Nicholas Burns). Copyright: Tiger Aspect Productions.

Martin's new 'friend' is eager to leave the confines of the resort and have a good time, while Mel enlists Mick's help to open his new mobility shop - but disaster awaits.

Broadcast details

Date
Friday 2nd October 2009
Time
9pm
Channel
ITV
Length
60 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Jake Canuso Mateo
Janine Duvitski Jacqueline Stewart
Elsie Kelly Noreen Maltby
Sheila Reid Madge
Steve Pemberton Mick Garvey
Siobhan Finneran Janice Garvey
Oliver Stokes Michael Garvey
Johnny Vegas The Oracle
Kenny Ireland Donald Stewart
Nicholas Burns Martin Weedon
Hugh Sachs Gavin
Paul Bazely Troy
Hannah Hobley Chantelle Garvey
Crissy Rock Janey York
Geoffrey Hutchings Mel
Sheridan Smith Brandy
Guest cast
Kamal Simpson Paco (Electrician)
Vicky Leyton Self
Writing team
Derren Litten Writer
Production team
Sandy Johnson Director
Jo Willett Producer
Ben Cavey Producer
Sophie Clarke-Jervoise Executive Producer
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