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  • TV sitcom
  • E4
  • 2013 - 2016
  • 24 episodes (4 series)

Comedy series about life after university, focusing on three female friends. Stars Jessica Knappett, Lydia Rose Bewley, Lauren O'Rourke, Brett Goldstein, Bob Mortimer and more.

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Series 1, Episode 5 - Friend Night Stand

Laura considers other options to Gary, while Bunny's new man seems he could be a total knob. Meg, meanwhile, has a new friend - but the girls think there's been a misunderstanding.

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Further details

Meg makes a new friend and brings her back to the flat but the others think Ellie may have misunderstood the situation.

Laura has just about had it with Gary and a chance encounter leads her to consider other options - while Bunny is having a passionate relationship with Cillian. But is he a crazy free-spirit or just a total knob?

Broadcast details

Thursday 21st November 2013
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 23rd November 2013 12:35am E4
Sunday 24th November 2013 11:35pm E4
Monday 25th November 2013 11:10pm E4
Thursday 28th November 2013 12:10am C4
Monday 9th June 2014 2:25am E4
Monday 9th June 2014 11:05pm E4
Friday 17th October 2014 2:30am E4
Saturday 18th October 2014 1:00am E4
Friday 23rd January 2015 2:25am E4
Saturday 24th January 2015 12:40am E4
Wednesday 23rd September 2015 9:00pm 4Music
Sunday 27th September 2015 10:00pm 4Music
Friday 18th December 2015 3:00am E4
Saturday 19th December 2015 12:50am E4
Monday 21st March 2016 12:50am 4Music
Thursday 24th March 2016 11:50pm 4Music

Cast & crew

Jessica Knappett Meg
Lydia Rose Bewley Bunny
Lauren O'Rourke Laura
Bob Mortimer Frank
Arabella Weir Jenny
Bobby Hirston Gary
Guest cast
Sam Jackson James (Meg's Brother)
Alice Barlow Sara (Laura's Lookalike / James's Fiancée)
Jamie Glassman Doorman
Ukweli Roach Rick Henderson (Footballer)
Anna Skellern Ellie (Meg's Friend)
Nathan Dean Williams Cillian (Bunny's Partner)
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
Jessica Knappett Associate Producer
William Webb Editor
Lucy Spink Production Designer


Let's Just Be Ourselves

Breakfast can be a uniquely disturbing time in the Drifters household.

Featuring: Jessica Knappett (Meg), Lydia Rose Bewley (Bunny), Lauren O'Rourke (Laura) & Nathan Dean Williams (Cillian).

Who's Meg Picked Up?

There must be some misunderstanding...

Featuring: Jessica Knappett (Meg), Lydia Rose Bewley (Bunny), Lauren O'Rourke (Laura) & Nathan Dean Williams (Cillian).

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