Cold Feet. Image shows from L to R: Pete Gifford (John Thomson), Karen Marsden (Hermione Norris), David Marsden (Robert Bathurst), Jenny Gifford (Fay Ripley), Adam Williams (James Nesbitt).

Cold Feet

ITV comedy drama about three couples. 54 episodes (pilot + 8 series), 1997 - 2019. Stars James Nesbitt, John Thomson, Fay Ripley, Hermione Norris and others.

Another series is in development.

Cold Feet. Image shows from L to R: Reverend Daniel Booth (Paul Kaye), Karen Marsden (Hermione Norris).

Series 8, Episode 5

Homeless David takes refuge at the airport but a chance encounter with ex-wife, Robyn forces him to admit his plight.

Further details

Karen and Adam's double 'date' with their prospective new squeezes goes well but Adam can't resist a few jibes about Dan being a vicar. Socially conscious Dan challenges Adam and reminds Karen of whom she used to be. As Karen's relationship blossoms, Adam struggles to shut out his growing feelings for Karen.

Jenny starts chemotherapy, supported by cancer buddy Charlie - he even encourages her to join the hospital choir. Out wig shopping with Karen, Jenny jumps at the chance to be the face of Karen's new book. Back at home, Pete finds himself in a dilemma when Chloe, terrified her mum is going to die, asks him to formally adopt her.

Homeless David takes refuge at the airport but a chance encounter with ex-wife, Robyn forces him to admit his plight. After being welcomed back by his friends, David shares his newfound perspective on life with Olivia when she cracks under the pressure of her exams.

Broadcast details

Monday 11th February 2019
60 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    James Nesbitt Adam Williams
    John Thomson Pete Gifford
    Fay Ripley Jenny Gifford
    Hermione Norris Karen Marsden
    Robert Bathurst David Marsden
    Ceallach Spellman Matthew Williams
    Lucy Robinson Robyn Duff
    Daisy Edgar-Jones Olivia Marsden
    Madeleine Edmondson Chloe Gifford
    Jack Harper Adam Gifford
    Marji Campi Barbara Blyth
    Paul Ritter Benjamin Stevens
    Sylvie Briggs Ellie Marsden
    Ivanno Jeremiah Charlie Sinclair
    Guest cast
    Eve Myles Caitlin Henderson
    Paul Kaye Reverend Daniel Booth
    Laura Branigan Carol Fox
    Writing team
    Donna Metcalfe Script Editor
    Debbie Oates Writer
    Ian Kershaw Writer
    Production team
    John Hardwick Director
    Mark Roberts 1st Assistant Director
    Margaret Conway Producer
    Kathryn O'Connor Producer
    Mike Bullen Executive Producer
    Kenton Allen Executive Producer
    Matthew Justice Executive Producer
    Helen Blyth Line Producer
    Simon Reglar Editor
    Hayden Matthews Production Designer
    Andy Pryor Casting Director
    Darren Finch Costume Designer
    Janet Horsfield Make-up Designer
    Edmund Butt Composer
    David Marsh Director of Photography

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