Changing Ends. Image shows left to right: Present Day Alan (Alan Carr), Alan (Oliver Savell). Credit: Baby Cow Productions
Changing Ends

Changing Ends

  • TV sitcom
  • ITVX
  • 2023
  • 6 episodes (1 series)

A semi-autobiographical sitcom about Alan Carr's life growing up in Northampton in the 1980s. Also features Oliver Savell, Shaun Dooley, Nancy Sullivan, Taylor Fay, Rourke Mooney and more.

Episode menu

Series 1, Episode 1 - Kick Off

Changing Ends. Image shows left to right: Gary Carr (Taylor Fay), Young Alan Carr (Oliver Savell). Credit: Baby Cow Productions
Between a Dad managing a 4th Division football club and friends ditching him for being camp, Alan wants to change. Should he go against his instincts and become a footballer?


This episode is dedicated "in loving memory of our friend and colleague" Louise Manzaroli.

Broadcast details

Thursday 1st June 2023
30 minutes


Cast & crew

Oliver Savell Young Alan Carr
Alan Carr Present Day Alan
Shaun Dooley Graham Carr
Nancy Sullivan Christine Carr
Taylor Fay Gary Carr
Rourke Mooney Charlie Hudson
Gabby Best Angela Hudson
Harry Peacock Nigel Hudson
Colin Salmon Ron
Jack Medlin Alfie
Charlie Jobe Banjo
Joseph Dobbin Paddy
Guest cast
Harry Lazenby Justin
Kieran Logendra Tarek
Writing team
Alan Carr Writer
Simon Carlyle Writer
Production team
Dave Lambert Director
Mollie Freedman Berthoud Series Producer
Sarah Monteith Executive Producer
Rupert Majendie Executive Producer
Alan Carr Executive Producer
Danny Julian Executive Producer
Simon Carlyle Executive Producer
Thomas Perrett Editor
Thorin Thompson Production Designer
Catherine Willis Casting Director
Heather MacVean Costume Designer
Bud Gallimore Director of Photography
Vanessa White Make-up Designer
Richard Day Composer
Kas Braganza 1st Assistant Director

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