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 4 - Funeral

Cuckoo. Ken (Greg Davies). Copyright: Roughcut Television.
Ken and Dale take a trip into town and bump into Ken's former history professor Dr Rafferty in the local bookstore. Dr Rafferty knows that time is running out for him, and when his dying wish goes wrong, both Dale and Ken turn up at the funeral with issues to settle.

Broadcast details

Thursday 28th August 2014
BBC Three
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Greg Davies Ken
    Helen Baxendale Lorna
    Esther Smith Rachel
    Tyger Drew-Honey Dylan
    Taylor Lautner Dale
    Matt Lacey Ben
    Selina Griffiths Connie
    Guest cast
    Clive Swift Dr Rafferty
    Elizabeth Berrington Sandra
    Dan Mersh Shop Keeper
    Alexa Davies Chastity
    Rita Davies Mary
    Martin Behrman American Lover
    Mark Davison Elder Quaker
    Alan Thompson Funeral Man
    Sarah Finigan Funeral Woman
    Writing team
    Jon Foster Writer
    James Lamont Writer
    Production team
    Ben Taylor Director
    Dan Hine Producer
    Ash Atalla Executive Producer
    Nigel Williams Editor
    Julian Nagel Production Designer
    Oli Julian Composer


    You're so old

    Dale is excited to meet Aunt Mary, but he can also see the sad side.

    Featuring: Rita Davies (Mary), Taylor Lautner (Dale).

    A wish come true

    Ken has the opportunity to make Dr Rafferty's dream come true. But will he take it?

    Featuring: Greg Davies (Ken), Clive Swift (Dr Rafferty), Taylor Lautner (Dale).


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