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


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 2 - Potato Party

Cuckoo. Image shows from L to R: Zoe (Holly Earl), Dylan (Tyger Drew-Honey). Copyright: Roughcut Television.
Dylan plans a party as an elaborate way to seduce Zoe, while Dale is looking for a path in life - and alights on Cuckoo's potato van.

Broadcast details

Thursday 14th August 2014
BBC Three
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
Selina Griffiths Connie
Holly Earl Zoe
Guest cast
Sevan Stephan Pepe
Laya Lewis Potato Girl
Writing team
Robin French Writer
Kieron Quirke Writer
Production team
Ben Taylor Director
Dan Hine Producer
Ash Atalla Executive Producer


Time for the potato van

Dylan's party is getting hungry, so he calls for the potato van.

Featuring: Tyger Drew-Honey (Dylan), Taylor Lautner (Dale).

Dale finds his destiny

Unsure what to do with his life, Dale finally discovers what he should be doing with his life.

Featuring: Greg Davies (Ken), Helen Baxendale (Lorna), Kenneth Collard (Steve), Taylor Lautner (Dale), Selina Griffiths (Connie).


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