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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