Boomers. Image shows from L to R: John (Russ Abbot), Maureen (Stephanie Beacham), Alan (Philip Jackson), Joyce (Alison Steadman), Trevor (James Smith), Carol (Paula Wilcox), Joan (June Whitfield). Copyright: Hat Trick Productions.


BBC One sitcom. 13 episodes (2 series), 2014 - 2016. Stars Alison Steadman, Philip Jackson, Russ Abbot, Stephanie Beacham, James Smith, Paula Wilcox and June Whitfield.

Boomers. Image shows from L to R: John (Russ Abbot), Maureen (Stephanie Beacham), Joan (June Whitfield), Roy (Geoffrey McGivern). Copyright: Hat Trick Productions.

Series 2, Episode 6 - Wedding

Maureen's mum Joan shocks everyone with a surprise announcement that proves there's still life in the old dog yet!

Further details

Maureen's mum Joan (June Whitfield) drops a bombshell - she's getting married and her new husband to be - Roy - is 20 years younger than her. The three couples gather at the very grand hotel for the wedding.

While the couples try to find out the truth about "too good to be true" Roy, Joan surprises them all by knowing much more than she lets on - and still making sure she comes out with the upper hand.

Broadcast details

Friday 29th April 2016
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Alison Steadman Joyce
Philip Jackson Alan
Russ Abbot John
Stephanie Beacham Maureen
James Smith Trevor
Paula Wilcox Carol
June Whitfield Joan
Guest cast
Geoffrey McGivern (as Geoff McGivern) Roy
Julia Hills Pat
Catriona Knox Mandy
Writing team
Richard Pinto Writer
Sarah Cartwright Script Editor
Oriane Messina Writer (Additional Material)
Fay Rusling Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Adam Miller Director
Paul Schlesinger Director
Paul Schlesinger Producer
Jimmy Mulville Executive Producer
Gregor Sharp Executive Producer
Mark Williams Editor
Jonathan Paul Green Production Designer
Ian Masterson Composer


Who Killed Roy?

The boys try to come up with a plan after finding Roy dead in his room with a half dressed maid.

Featuring: Philip Jackson (Alan), Russ Abbot (John), James Smith (Trevor), Paula Wilcox (Carol), Julia Hills (Pat).


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