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 - Christmas Special

Cuckoo. Image shows from L to R: Dale (Taylor Lautner), Ken (Greg Davies). Copyright: Roughcut Television.
It's Christmas in Lichfield. Lorna is full of the Yuletide Spirit, in more ways than one. Ben and Dale both want to make Rachel's holiday special - and Ken gets stuck in the middle.

Broadcast details

Wednesday 24th December 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
    Juliet Cowan Nina
    Taylor Lautner Dale
    Matt Lacey Ben
    Selina Griffiths Connie
    Holly Earl Zoe
    Guest cast
    Sevan Stephan Pepe
    Robin French Gabriel (Midwife)
    Claire Redcliffe Dr King
    Asim Chaudhry John the Waiter
    Nathan Clough Ticket Inspector
    Rosalind Adler Ticket Seller
    Writing team
    Robin French Writer
    Kieron Quirke Writer
    Production team
    Ben Taylor Director
    Dan Hine Producer
    Ash Atalla Executive Producer
    Nigel Williams Editor
    Julian Nagel Production Designer
    Oli Julian Composer


    Glam Rock Oompa Loompa

    Santa's glam rock Elf takes to the stage.

    Featuring: Helen Baxendale (Lorna), Esther Smith (Rachel), Kenneth Collard (Steve), Juliet Cowan (Nina).

    Three Kings

    Lorna visits Dr King because she suspects she might be pregnant.

    Featuring: Claire Redcliffe (Dr King), Helen Baxendale (Lorna).


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