Damned. Image shows from L to R: Natalie Moore (Isy Suttie), Rose Denby (Jo Brand), Nitin (Himesh Patel), Al Kavanagh (Alan Davies), Denise Donnelly (Georgie Glen), Martin Bickerstaff (Kevin Eldon), Natalie Moore (Isy Suttie). Copyright: What Larks Productions.

Damned

Channel 4 and Sky Arts comedy drama about a social services department. 13 episodes (pilot + 2 series), 2014 - 2018. Stars Jo Brand, Alan Davies, Himesh Patel, Kevin Eldon and others.

Series 1, Episode 1

Every day, the team of dedicated social workers in Children's Services at Elm Heath council are faced with government cuts, huge levels of stress-related sick leave, useless temporary staff and an ever increasing client list. This week Nitin, the ex-copper with no personal allegiances or friends, is tasked with grassing on the rest of the team.

Further details

Every day, the team of dedicated social workers in Children's Services at Elm Heath council are faced with government cuts, huge levels of stress-related sick leave, useless temporary staff and an ever increasing client list. And if it isn't the clients, it's the ex-clients. And if not them, it's their private lives that are giving them grief. Welcome to the world of the Damned.

Broadcast details

Date
Tuesday 27th September 2016
Time
10pm
Channel
Channel 4
Length
30 minutes

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    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Jo Brand Rose Denby
    Alan Davies Al Kavanagh
    Himesh Patel Nitin
    Kevin Eldon Martin Bickerstaff
    Georgie Glen Denise Donnelly
    Isy Suttie Natalie Moore
    Morwenna Banks Ingrid
    Paul Charlton PC Harris
    Nick Hancock Lee Denby
    Sara Powell Cass
    Mandeep Dhillon Telephone Caller (Voice)
    Rasmus Hardiker Telephone Caller (Voice)
    London Hughes Telephone Caller (Voice)
    Ellie White Telephone Caller (Voice)
    Guest cast
    Aisling Bea Anne-Marie (Toddler Woman)
    James Duke Andy
    Tilly Vosburgh Rhona
    Zaak Conway Rose's Son
    Amy Jayne (as Amy-Jayne Leigh) Rose's Daughter
    Sophie Sanderson Rose's Daughter
    Writing team
    Morwenna Banks Writer
    Jo Brand Writer
    Will Smith Writer
    Production team
    Ian FitzGibbon Director
    Andy Lumsden 1st Assistant Director
    Claire Whalley Producer
    Adam Tandy Edit Producer
    Morwenna Banks Associate Producer
    Dan Robinson Editor
    Jeff Sherriff Production Designer
    Jo Buckingham Casting Director
    Greg Duffield Director of Photography
    Marcia Stanton Costume Designer
    Lulu Hall Make-up Designer

    Video

    The Awful Office Meeting

    The social work staff meet up for a typical awful office meeting, and Martin gets a hair style makeover from Nat.

    Featuring: Jo Brand (Rose Denby), Alan Davies (Al Kavanagh), Himesh Patel (Nitin), Kevin Eldon (Martin Bickerstaff), Georgie Glen (Denise Donnelly), Isy Suttie (Natalie Moore), Paul Charlton (PC Harris).

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