Cuckoo. Image shows from L to R: Ivy (Andie MacDowell), Ken (Greg Davies). Copyright: Roughcut Television.

Cuckoo

BBC Three and BBC Three (Online) sitcom about a family. 33 episodes (5 series), 2012 - 2019. Stars Greg Davies, Helen Baxendale, Esther Smith, Tyger Drew-Honey and others.

Series 2, Episode 1 - A New Beginning

Cuckoo. Image shows from L to R: Dale (Taylor Lautner), Rachel (Esther Smith), Dylan (Tyger Drew-Honey). Copyright: Roughcut Television.
Ken is looking forward to an empty nest now Dylan's got into University, but a painful operation and a mysterious stranger conspire to make life a lot less simple.

Notes

Ben was not credited in this episode.

Broadcast details

Date
Thursday 7th August 2014
Time
10pm
Channel
BBC Three
Length
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Greg Davies Ken
Helen Baxendale Lorna
Esther Smith Rachel
Tyger Drew-Honey Dylan
Kenneth Collard Steve
Taylor Lautner Dale
Matt Lacey Ben
Guest cast
Godwin To Sherpa 1
Eddie Bagayawa Sherpa 2
Andy Samberg Cuckoo (Voice)
Writing team
Robin French Writer
Kieron Quirke Writer
Production team
Ben Taylor Director
Dan Hine Producer
Ash Atalla Executive Producer

Videos

Series 2 Trailer

Cuckoo is back. It's a different guy... but he's just as cuckoo.

Featuring: Greg Davies (Ken), Helen Baxendale (Lorna), Esther Smith (Rachel), Tyger Drew-Honey (Dylan), Taylor Lautner (Dale).

Bathroom rules

Cuckoo's son, Dale, learns the rules of the bathroom in the Thompson household.

Featuring: Esther Smith (Rachel), Taylor Lautner (Dale).

Dale says grace

In their first family dinner since his arrival, the Thompson family let Dale say grace.

Featuring: Greg Davies (Ken), Helen Baxendale (Lorna), Esther Smith (Rachel), Tyger Drew-Honey (Dylan), Taylor Lautner (Dale).

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