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.

Cold Feet. Image shows from L to R: Karen Marsden (Hermione Norris), Adam Williams (James Nesbitt).

Series 8, Episode 6

Adam and Karen are enjoying the excitement of their fledging relationship, but are all too aware that their secret will need to come out sometime.

Further details

Adam and Karen are enjoying the excitement of their fledging relationship, but are all too aware that their secret will need to come out sometime. When Pete observes one too many close moments between Adam and Karen, he confronts Adam and a chain reaction ensues, sending shockwaves through the whole group. With the group fractured and Adam and Karen unceremoniously shut out, is their relationship over before it's even begun?

David befriends the owner of a local café, Mary, and ends up helping her out of a chaotic lunchtime rush. Business-minded David advises her on maximizing profit but Mary refuses to change her ways at the expense of her loyal customers. David rethinks and suggests a way she can be both community benefactor and successful entrepreneur - by becoming a modern-day Robin Hood!

Jenny hits the roof, furious that her two best friends have been carrying on; she's got enough to deal with. Jen heads for a chemotherapy session and gets some heart-breaking news.

Broadcast details

Monday 18th 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
    Daisy Edgar-Jones Olivia Marsden
    Madeleine Edmondson Chloe Gifford
    Jack Harper Adam Gifford
    Marji Campi Barbara Blyth
    Sylvie Briggs Ellie Marsden
    Ivanno Jeremiah Charlie Sinclair
    Guest cast
    Danny Morgan Evan Jenkins
    Laura Branigan Carol Fox
    Michelle Holmes Mary
    Marlene Critchlow Nurse
    Anne Hornby Steph Copeland
    Writing team
    Mike Bullen Writer
    Donna Metcalfe Script Editor
    Production team
    Hayden Matthews Production Designer
    Simon Reglar Editor
    John Hardwick Director
    Margaret Conway Producer
    Kathryn O'Connor Producer
    Mike Bullen Executive Producer
    Kenton Allen Executive Producer
    Matthew Justice Executive Producer
    Edmund Butt Composer

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