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 3, Episode 8

Filming on Pucks! is drawing to a close and everyone is focused on what they will do next.

Further details

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

Matt's bid for the lead in a big NBC pilot is put in jeopardy when he learns that TMZ is about to run a story claiming he's going into rehab for cocaine and diet pills.

Carol is furious after having spied Sean meeting with an executive from a rival network. She accuses Beverly who is completely in the dark. Together they question Sean who confesses to having had the lunch.

Broadcast details

Wednesday 2nd July 2014
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Matt LeBlanc Matt LeBlanc
Tamsin Greig Beverly Lincoln
Stephen Mangan Sean Lincoln
Kathleen Rose Perkins Carol Rance
Mircea Monroe Morning Randolph
Michael Brandon Elliot Salad
Roger Bart Roger Riskin
Chris Diamantopoulos Castor Sotto
Guest cast
Jonathan Howard Assistant Director
John Ross Bowie Psychiatrist
Katherine Jakeways Castor's Assistant
Ella Kenion Beth (Matt's Publicist)
Caroline Aaron Linda
Alex Rocco Dick LeBlanc
Writing team
David Crane Writer
Jeffrey Klarik Writer
Production team
Iain B MacDonald Director
Debbie Pisani Producer
Jimmy Mulville Executive Producer
David Crane Executive Producer
Jeffrey Klarik Executive Producer
Nigel Williams Editor
Jonathan Paul Green Production Designer
Erik Carlson Production Designer
Mark Thomas Composer


Friend or network vampire?

Carol is given an ultimatum when she shows an interest in Sean and Beverly's script.

Featuring: Tamsin Greig (Beverly Lincoln), Stephen Mangan (Sean Lincoln), Kathleen Rose Perkins (Carol Rance).