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.

Cuckoo. Image shows from L to R: Jane (Jacqueline Boatswain), Ken (Greg Davies), Nina (Juliet Cowan). Copyright: Roughcut Television.

Series 4, Episode 1 - Lawyer Of The Year

Ken has been nominated for Lichfield Lawyer of the Year. Unfortunately, his dastardly work rival Jane has been nominated too. Ken's convinced Jane is going to win, until Lorna thinks of a way to fix it...

Further details

Ken has been nominated for Lichfield Lawyer of the Year. Unfortunately, his dastardly work rival Jane has been nominated too. Ken's convinced Jane is going to win, until Lorna thinks of a way to fix it...

Meanwhile, Dale is still enjoying his adopted home town of Lichfield and relationship bliss with Rachel - and he is thinking of taking the next step...

Now Sid is in nursery Dale needs to think of what he's going to do for a job, while Rachel is not ready to settle down. She's still living with Lorna and Ken, tyrannised by her boss Nina and getting serious wanderlust.

Broadcast details

Date
Thursday 2nd August 2018
Time
10am
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
Juliet Cowan Nina
Taylor Lautner Dale
Jacqueline Boatswain Jane
Peter Landi Adrian
Colin Hoult Noel
Guest cast
Ronke Adekoluejo Job Centre Manager
Kriss Dillon Silverman
Abigail Burdess Sarah
Louise Elliker Ken's Colleague
Sandeep Mohan Ken's Colleague
Rob Vowles Ken's Colleague
Emilie Davison Sid
Maisie Davison Sid
Zach Durnford Sid
Scott Durnford Sid
Writing team
Robin French Writer
Kieron Quirke Writer
Production team
Paul Murphy Director
Emma Lawson Producer
Ash Atalla Executive Producer
Dan Hine Executive Producer

Videos

Dale's job interview

Dale is planning to propose to Rachel - he just has to ask Ken. Ken tells Dale he should try to get himself sorted out with a proper job first... so he goes for a job interview.

Featuring: Taylor Lautner (Dale), Ronke Adekoluejo (Job Centre Manager).

Passive aggressive work colleagues

Ken has been nominated for Lichfield Lawyer of the Year. Unfortunately, Jane has been nominated too.

Featuring: Greg Davies (Ken), Jacqueline Boatswain (Jane), Colin Hoult (Noel).

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