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Drifters. Image shows from L to R: Laura (Lauren O'Rourke), Meg (Jessica Knappett), Bunny (Lydia Rose Bewley). Copyright: Zodiak Media Company.

Drifters

E4 sitcom about three female friends stuck in their 20s. 24 episodes (4 series), 2013 - 2016. Stars Jessica Knappett, Lydia Rose Bewley, Lauren O'Rourke, Brett Goldstein and others.

Series 1, Episode 1 - Home

Returning early to Leeds from a post-university gap-year tour of India, cousins Meg and Bunny - and friend Laura - do not get the smooth homecoming they had hoped for.

Further details

Meg and her cousin Bunny return home to Leeds, having cut short their gap year trip round India. They're greeted at the airport by their best friend Laura but - disaster - also by Meg's stalker-ish ex-boyfriend Mark. As far as Mark's concerned, they're still together.

Unsurprisingly the homecoming doesn't run smoothly - and then there's also the small matter of finding a house and finding a job.

Surely having got a degree and being now travellers of the world, the perfect life should all fall into place...?

Broadcast details

Date
Thursday 31st October 2013
Time
9pm
Channel
E4
Length
30 minutes

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    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Jessica Knappett Meg
    Lydia Rose Bewley Bunny
    Lauren O'Rourke Laura
    Bob Mortimer Frank
    Arabella Weir Jenny
    Nick Mohammed Malcolm
    Bobby Hirston Gary
    Philip McGinley Mark
    Guest cast
    Sam Jackson James (Meg's Brother)
    Matt Kennard Josh (Area Manager)
    Writing team
    Jessica Knappett Writer
    Sam Bain Script Editor
    Production team
    Simon Delaney Director
    Sam Pinnell Producer
    Iain Morris Executive Producer
    Damon Beesley Executive Producer
    Simon Wilson Executive Producer
    William Webb Editor
    Lucy Spink Production Designer

    Video

    Walk-in Wardrobe

    Meg's return home doesn't quite turn out the way she expected.

    Featuring: Jessica Knappett (Meg), Philip McGinley (Mark).

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