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 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.

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

Date
Thursday 21st November 2013
Time
9:30pm
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
    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
    Lucy Spink Production Designer
    William Webb Editor
    Simon Delaney Director
    Sam Pinnell Producer
    Iain Morris Executive Producer
    Damon Beesley Executive Producer
    Simon Wilson Executive Producer

    Videos

    Let's Just Be Ourselves

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

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

    Who's Meg Picked Up?

    There must be some misunderstanding...

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

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