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


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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