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 Brits making TV in the US. 41 episodes (5 series), 2011 - 2018. Stars Matt LeBlanc, Tamsin Greig, Stephen Mangan, Kathleen Rose Perkins and others.

Series 1, Episode 5

Sean's infatuation with the lovely Pucks! actress Morning Randolph is given an opportunity to blossom when Matt invites the two of them to a charity benefit.

Further details

Episodes. Image shows from L to R: Matt LeBlanc (Matt LeBlanc), Morning Randolph (Mircea Monroe). Copyright: Hat Trick Productions / BBC.

Sean realises that the attraction may in fact be mutual. Meanwhile, Beverly and Carol share a joint and commiserate about the men in their lives. At the end of the night, Sean has a difficult choice to make, and Beverly learns that she has more to worry about her husband and the actress than even she realised.

Broadcast details

Monday 7th February 2011
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Matt LeBlanc Matt LeBlanc
    Tamsin Greig Beverly Lincoln
    Stephen Mangan Sean Lincoln
    Kathleen Rose Perkins Carol Rance
    John Pankow Merc Lapidus
    Mircea Monroe Morning Randolph
    Genevieve O'Reilly Jamie Lapidus
    Guest cast
    Rhashan Stone Howard (Wardrobe Assistant)
    Jane Perry Charity Woman
    Oliver Kieran Jones Andrew Lesley
    Writing team
    David Crane Writer
    Jeffrey Klarik Writer
    Production team
    Pat Lees Producer
    Jimmy Mulville Executive Producer
    David Crane Executive Producer
    Jeffrey Klarik Executive Producer
    Nigel Williams Editor
    Grenville Horner Production Designer
    Mark Thomas Composer


    Matt Causes Trouble

    Matt tells Sean he invited Morning along as a favour to Sean, so he could 'get to know her better'. Sean however is at pains to tell Matt he doesn't do that sort of thing...

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    Featuring: Matt LeBlanc (Matt LeBlanc), Stephen Mangan (Sean Lincoln).

    Wardrobe Dilemma

    Beverly goes to the costume department to find that her expectations of what Morning's character will wear are not met by either Morning or the Wardrobe Master Howard.

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    Featuring: Rhashan Stone (Howard), Tamsin Greig (Beverly Lincoln), Kathleen Rose Perkins (Carol Rance), Mircea Monroe (Morning Randolph).


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