Common Ground. Image shows from L to R: Jill (Celia Pacquola), Rupert (Johnny Vegas). Copyright: Baby Cow Productions
Common Ground

Common Ground

  • TV comedy drama
  • Sky Atlantic
  • 2013
  • 10 episodes (1 series)

Series of mockumentary comedy shorts starring actors including Johnny Vegas, Katy Brand, Jessica Hynes and Simon Day. Stars Tom Davis, Eleanor Lawrence, Sean Pertwee, Brendan Coyle, Charles Dance and more.

Episode menu

Series 1, Episode 7 - Colin

Personal trainer Colin Reed (Simon Day) has a variety of clients.

Further details

Common Ground. Colin Reed (Simon Day). Copyright: Baby Cow Productions

Personal trainer Colin Reed (Simon Day) has a variety of clients. The first is Jason (Harry Forster), a 12 year-old boy whose mother Colin fancies.

Colin has to tell Jason that he is reducing their sessions to make way for Hollywood-bound actor Alfie (Adam Riches).


Previously known as Personal Trainer.

Broadcast details

Monday 25th February 2013
Sky Atlantic
15 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Tuesday 26th February 2013 12:25am Sky Atlantic
Wednesday 27th February 2013 3:35am Sky Atlantic
Thursday 28th February 2013 1:45am Sky Atlantic
Friday 1st March 2013 2:20am Sky Atlantic
Monday 4th March 2013 2:20am Sky Atlantic
Thursday 29th August 2013 10:00pm Sky1

Cast & crew

Simon Day Colin Reed
Harry Forster Jason
Adam Riches Alfie
Guest cast
Simon Greenall Peter the Polish Park Keeper
Rachel Stubbings Jan (Bookmaker)
Liz Smith Colin's Mum
Ashley Lambert Angie
Writing team
Simon Day Writer
Andrew Collins Writer
Production team
Dave Lambert (as David Lambert) Director
Alison MacPhail Producer
Henry Normal Executive Producer
Lucy Lumsden Executive Producer
Nick Webb Editor
Sarah Finlay Production Designer
Brian Sykes Production Designer
Gresby Nash Composer

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