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 5 - Ken At Work

Cuckoo. Image shows from L to R: Ken (Greg Davies), Dale (Taylor Lautner). Copyright: Roughcut Television.
The Senior Partner at Ken's firm is retiring and Ken is hopeful that he is in line for promotion. Meanwhile, Ben has a plan to spice things up with Rachel after she tells him that he needs to be more spontaneous.

Broadcast details

Thursday 4th September 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
Jacqueline Boatswain Jane
Holly Earl Zoe
Guest cast
David Calder Charles
Kate Miles Danielle
Writing team
Robin French Writer
Kieron Quirke Writer
Jon Foster Writer
James Lamont Writer
Production team
Ben Taylor Director
Dan Hine Producer
Ash Atalla Executive Producer


Be more spontaneous

Rachel tries to get Ben to be a bit more spontaneous.

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

Dale tries to Parkour

Dale attempts some daring parkour moves to help Ken.

Featuring: Greg Davies (Ken), Taylor Lautner (Dale), Matt Lacey (Ben).


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