Coming Of Age. Image shows from L to R: Jas (Hannah Job), Ollie (Ceri Phillips), DK (Joe Tracini), Matt (Tony Bignell), Chloe (Anabel Barnston). Copyright: BBC.

Coming Of Age

BBC Three sitcom about teenagers. 23 episodes (pilot + 3 series), 2007 - 2011. Stars Anabel Barnston, Tony Bignell, Hannah Job, Ceri Phillips and others.

Series 2, Episode 6 - Doreen

Jas and Ollie's rift is threatening to tear the group apart, and Chloe goes to extreme measures in order to stop it from happening. Meanwhile, DK's bad behaviour lands him with having to look after an OAP...

Further details

Ollie is reeling from Jas's unplanned disclosure that she's been unfaithful to him. Meanwhile, the principal is determined to put DK to good work after his recent antics by sending him to do community service with the elderly.

There, DK forms an unlikely alliance with Doreen and finds that appearances can be deceiving. Meanwhile, Jas and Ollie's feud is threatening to tear the group apart, so Matt and Chloe come up with a novel solution. And as DK's bond with Doreen grows, so does the amount of trouble he finds himself in.

Broadcast details

Tuesday 16th February 2010
BBC Three
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Anabel Barnston Chloe
    Tony Bignell Matt
    Hannah Job Jas
    Ceri Phillips Ollie
    Joe Tracini DK
    Ellen Thomas Principal
    Matthew Earley Mr De Wilde
    Guest cast
    Roger Hammond Biggie Smalls
    Dave Lamb Retirement Home Manager
    Miriam Margolyes (as Miriam Margolyes OBE) Doreen
    Richard McCourt Self
    Dominic Wood Self
    Writing team
    Tim Dawson Writer
    Susan Nickson Script Editor
    Production team
    Nick Wood Director
    Simon London Producer
    Jo Sargent Executive Producer
    Richard Halladey (as Richard Halladay) Editor
    Jim Holloway Production Designer
    Kate Goes Composer


    An Unusual Valentine's Day Gift

    Matt has bought Chloe a rather dodgy Valentine's present.

    Featuring: Anabel Barnston (Chloe), Tony Bignell (Matt).

    DK Upstaged By A Granny

    DK makes friends with Doreen, a delinquent pensioner with a penchant for kissing strangers and blowing up ducks.

    Featuring: Joe Tracini (DK), Ellen Thomas (Principal), Dave Lamb (Retirement Home Manager), Miriam Margolyes OBE (Doreen).


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