Coupling. Image shows from L to R: Jane (Gina Bellman), Susan (Sarah Alexander), Jeff (Richard Coyle), Steve (Jack Davenport), Sally (Kate Isitt), Patrick (Ben Miles). Copyright: Hartswood Films Ltd.

Coupling

BBC Two and BBC Three sitcom about a group of friends. 28 episodes (4 series), 2000 - 2004. Stars Jack Davenport, Gina Bellman, Sarah Alexander, Kate Isitt and others.

Series 4, Episode 1 - 9½ Minutes

It's an action-packed 9-and-a-half minutes, as Jane meets blind date Oliver; Steve obsesses over 'the John Hurt moment'; Patrick decides to stick with Sally; and Oliver meets everyone else.

Further details

One bar, three different points of view, the same nine and a half minutes. Susan and Steve are now pregnant (well, mostly Susan); Patrick and Sally are discussing commitment (well, mostly Sally) and there's this guy called Oliver who has a blind date with Jane. But is his job going to be a problem?

Meanwhile, in the skies above an Aegean island, terrible danger grows.

Broadcast details

Date
Monday 10th May 2004
Time
10pm
Channel
BBC Three
Length
30 minutes

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    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Jack Davenport Steve
    Gina Bellman Jane
    Sarah Alexander Susan
    Kate Isitt Sally
    Ben Miles Patrick
    Richard Mylan Oliver
    Guest cast
    Robin Kermode Dr. Reynolds
    Amanda Abbington Nicola
    Pandora Colin Emma
    Writing team
    Steven Moffat Writer
    Production team
    Martin Dennis Director
    Sue Vertue Producer
    Beryl Vertue Executive Producer
    Sophie Clarke-Jervoise Executive Producer
    Mykola Pawluk Editor
    Andrew Howe-Davies (as Andrew Howe Davies) Production Designer
    Simon Brint Composer
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