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


  • TV sitcom
  • ITV1
  • 2007 - 2018
  • 74 episodes (10 series)

An ensemble sitcom that focuses on the adventures of a group of British holiday makers staying at the Solana holiday resort in Spain. Stars Jake Canuso, Janine Duvitski, Tim Healy, Adam Gillen, Tony Maudsley and more.

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Series 9, Episode 8

Benidorm. Image shows from L to R: Joyce Temple Savage (Sherrie Hewson), Loretta (Kate Fitzgerald), Monty (John Challis). Copyright: Tiger Aspect Productions
Concerns for Liam's wellbeing leads to confusion and rubbish exam results makes Rob question his future. Suspicion surrounds Malcolm's identity and Kenneth is intent on an expose. Eddie's bad news from home falls on deaf ears.

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Further details

Concerns from the Blow and Go team and Sam for Liam's wellbeing leads to confusion when they fear he has joined a self-help group to confront a traumatic childhood experience.

Rob's bad exam results make him question his future and he asks Tiger for a job at his dad's company. Now he has to break the news to his family that he is giving up university to become a building labourer.

Suspicions about Malcolm's identity grow and Kenneth is intent on exposing him.

Broadcast details

Wednesday 26th April 2017
60 minutes

Cast & crew

Jake Canuso Mateo
Janine Duvitski Jacqueline Stewart
Adam Gillen Liam
Tony Maudsley Kenneth
Sherrie Hewson Joyce Temple Savage
John Challis Monty
Shelley Longworth Sam
Elsie Kelly Noreen Maltby
Julie Graham Sheron Dawson
Steve Edge Billy Dawson
Bobby Knutt Eddie Dawson
Josh Bolt Rob Dawson
Selina Griffiths Pauline
Kate Fitzgerald Loretta
Nathan Bryon Joey Ellis
Johnny Vegas The Oracle
Paul Bazely Troy
Danny Walters Tiger Dyke
Simon Greenall Neville
Guest cast
Mark Heap Malcolm
Paul Devlin (as Paul (Chunks) Devlin) Roy Orbison Tribute
Writing team
Derren Litten Writer
Production team
David Sant Director
Simon Bird Producer
Derren Litten Executive Producer
Paul Jackson Executive Producer
Arnold Widdowson Co-producer
Nick Ames Editor
Antony Cartlidge Production Designer
Tracey Gillham Casting Director
Karen McKinlay-Gunn Costume Designer
Marcus Whitney Make-up Designer
Mark Thomas Composer
Roy Estabrook Director of Photography
Lee Trevor 1st Assistant Director


Episode 8 preview

Monty (John Challis) is back at the Solana and drops in to see Joyce.

Featuring: Jake Canuso (Mateo), Sherrie Hewson (Joyce Temple Savage) & John Challis (Monty).

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