British Comedy Guide

Episodes. Image shows from L to R: Beverly Lincoln (Tamsin Greig), Matt LeBlanc (Matt LeBlanc), Sean Lincoln (Stephen Mangan). Copyright: Hat Trick Productions / BBC.


BBC Two sitcom about making a US comedy. 34 episodes (4 series), 2011 - 2015. Stars Matt LeBlanc, Tamsin Greig, Stephen Mangan, Kathleen Rose Perkins and others.

Expected to return in April.

Series 1, Episode 3

Beverly can't stand Matt and the feeling is mutual. As it's all she can do not to throttle the star of her show, Beverly tells her husband "he's yours".

Full synopsis

Episodes. Image shows from L to R: Sean Lincoln (Stephen Mangan), Beverly Lincoln (Tamsin Greig). Copyright: Hat Trick Productions / BBC.

Sean and Matt end up spending the day together, including an extended adventure in Las Vegas. Soon the two guys have bonded, leaving Beverly feeling excluded by her husband's new bro-mance.

Later, in a confrontation with Matt, Beverly learns just how 'big' a star Matt LeBlanc actually is.

Broadcast details

Monday 24th January 2011
30 minutes


  1. Monday 30th January 2012 at 10:00pm on BBC HD
  2. Wednesday 4th April 2012 at 10:00pm on BBC4
  3. Thursday 5th April 2012 at 1:50am on BBC4

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Matt LeBlanc Matt LeBlanc
Tamsin Greig Beverly Lincoln
Stephen Mangan Sean Lincoln
Kathleen Rose Perkins Carol Rance
Daisy Haggard Myra Licht
Joseph May Andy Button
Mircea Monroe Morning Randolph
John Pankow Merc Lapidus
Guest cast
Bruce Lester Johnson Roger
Lou Hirsch Wallace (Security Guard)
Demetri Goritsas Pucks Director
Martin McDougall Pucks Assistant Director
Eros Vlahos 'Pucks!' Boy
Rhashan Stone Howard (Wardrobe Assistant)
Writing team
David Crane Writer
Jeffrey Klarik Writer
Production team
James Griffiths Director
Pat Lees Producer
David Crane Producer
Jeffrey Klarik Producer
Jimmy Mulville Executive Producer
David Crane Executive Producer
Jeffrey Klarik Executive Producer
Nigel Williams Editor
Grenville Horner Production Designer
Mark Thomas Composer


Beverly Confronts Matt LeBlanc

Beverly goes to confront Matt about being unprofessional and ignoring her in favour of Sean. But her plans go awry when Matt offers an unexpected point of view, causing her to lose her train of thought completely.

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Featuring: Matt LeBlanc (Matt LeBlanc), Tamsin Greig (Beverly Lincoln).

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