Brassic. Image shows from L to R: Vinnie (Joe Gilgun), Erin (Michelle Keegan), Dylan (Damien Molony). Copyright: Calamity Films.

Brassic

Sky One comedy drama about a group of working-class friends. 12 episodes (2 series), 2019 - 2020. Stars Joe Gilgun, Damien Molony, Bronagh Gallagher, Michelle Keegan and others.

Next new episode is on Thursday at 10pm. Series 2, Episode 5
Series 2, Episode 4 is repeated tomorrow at 11:30pm.

Brassic. Image shows from L to R: Ash (Aaron Heffernan), JJ (Parth Thakerar), Cardi (Tom Hanson), Erin (Michelle Keegan). Copyright: Calamity Films.

Series 2, Episode 1 - The Circus

Vinnie has been hiding out in his weed shed since faking his own death to escape from local gangster Terrance McCann. Tommo and Erin need his help and try to lure him out of hiding with a new business proposition and together with the lads they plot to rob a travelling circus. With the help of a disgruntled clown, Mr Popov, the gang aim to make this theft a 'roaring' success...

Broadcast details

Date
Thursday 7th May 2020
Time
10pm
Channel
Sky One
Length
60 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Joe Gilgun (as Joseph Gilgun) Vinnie
Damien Molony Dylan
Michelle Keegan Erin
Aaron Heffernan Ash
Ryan Sampson Tommo
Tom Hanson Cardi
Parth Thakerar JJ
Steve Evets Jim
Dominic West Dr Chris Cox
Anthony Welsh Jake
Ramon Tikaram Terence McCann
Claude Scott-Mitchell Sara
Joanna Higson Sugar
Tim Dantay Vinnie's Dad
Jude Riordan Tyler
Guest cast
Susan Hilton Edith
David Galbraith Kenny Diamond
John Thomson Colin Popov
Clive Cooper Security Guard
Anthony Somers Knife Thrower
Amit Dhut Calvin
Steve Garti Chinese Dan
Archie Kelly Paslowski
Stephen McCole Nathan Beasley
Christopher Hampson Magician
Writing team
Daniel Brocklehurst (as Danny Brocklehurst) Writer
Production team
Saul Metzstein Director
Mike Noble Producer
David Livingstone Executive Producer
Jon Mountague Executive Producer
Joe Gilgun (as Joseph Gilgun) Executive Producer
Daniel Brocklehurst (as Danny Brocklehurst) Executive Producer
Zsófia Tálas Editor
David Butterworth Production Designer
Christoph Bauschinger Composer

Press

Brassic, series 2 episode 1 review

This madcap comedy caper is endearing but exhausting.

Anita Singh, The Telegraph, 7th May 2020

Brassic series two review

Vinnie and the gang decide to rob a circus, as Joseph Gilgun's hit comedy - part-Shameless, part-Ocean's Eleven - returns for a second run.

Rebecca Nicholson, The Guardian, 7th May 2020

Brassic review

Cartoonish capers give us a break from reality.

Dominic Maxwell, The Times, 8th May 2020
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