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


  • TV sitcom
  • BBC Two / BBC Three
  • 2000 - 2004
  • 28 episodes (4 series)

The trials and tribulations of six thirtysomethings struggling with life in general, but above all, relationships. Stars Jack Davenport, Gina Bellman, Sarah Alexander, Kate Isitt, Ben Miles and more.

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Series 4, Episode 6 - 9½ Months

For Sally, the cupboard of Patrick's love has some life-changing secrets still to reveal. Meanwhile, Jane and Oliver look to be finally getting together - and Susan goes into labour...

Further details

The night before the birth of his first child, Steve is visited by an old friend. Or possibly an old maths teacher... Meanwhile, someone is trying to get into Jane's flat, and an extraordinary secret is lurking inside the cupboard of Patrick's love.

Broadcast details

Monday 14th June 2004
BBC Three
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Wednesday 1st October 2014 9:30pm London Live
Wednesday 1st October 2014 11:30pm London Live
Sunday 26th October 2014 10:30pm London Live
Sunday 21st December 2014 10:30pm London Live
Sunday 21st August 2022 10:40pm Gold
Monday 22nd August 2022 2:35am Gold
Monday 20th March 2023 12:50am Gold
Monday 20th March 2023 3:05am Gold

Cast & crew

Jack Davenport Steve
Gina Bellman Jane
Sarah Alexander Susan
Kate Isitt Sally
Ben Miles Patrick
Richard Mylan Oliver
Guest cast
Samantha Spiro Jeffina
Sophie Stanton Midwife
Vaughan Sivell Anaesthetist
Janice Phayre Nurse
Jordan Long Orderly
Jim Field Smith Taxi Driver
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 Production Designer
Simon Brint Composer

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