Frayed. Sammy Burbeck (Sarah Kendall). Copyright: Merman.


Sky One comedy drama about a woman confronted by her past. 6 episodes (1 series) in 2019. Stars Sarah Kendall, Frazer Hadfield, Maggie Ireland-Jones, Kerry Armstrong and others.

Frayed. Image shows from L to R: Lenny Burbeck (Frazer Hadfield), Bo (Trystan Go). Copyright: Merman.

Series 1, Episode 3

Sammy goes snooping for evidence to blackmail Chris. Lenny pals up with a fellow misfit and a date lands Jean in hot water.

Further details

Sammy snoops around Chris's office with her new work buddy, Fiona, hunting for evidence to expose Chris's underhand business dealings and blackmail him.

In the midst of being bullied at school, Sammy's son Lenny strikes up a friendship with fellow misfit Bo, and they bond over their shared longing for girl next door, Abby Harris.

Meanwhile, Sammy's brother Jim begins to embrace his role as uncle and finds himself enjoying some adult 'mentoring' for the first time.

Broadcast details

Thursday 10th October 2019
Sky One
60 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Sarah Kendall Sammy Burbeck
Frazer Hadfield Lenny Burbeck
Maggie Ireland-Jones Tess Burbeck
Kerry Armstrong Jean
Diane Morgan Fiona
George Houvardas Chris George MP
Ben Mingay Jim
Doris Younane Bev
Trystan Go Bo
Alexandra Jensen Abby
Matt Passmore Dan Atkins
Guest cast
Challito Browne Wade
Cass Cumerford Beach Tramp
Christopher Stollery Terry
Dalip Sondhi Peter
Maggie Dence Mrs Atkins
Pippa Grandison Trish
Julia Channessian Police Officer
Earl John Luke
Conan O'Connell Young Surfer
Doug Scroope Old Man
Mike Stanley-Jones Old Surfer
Julia Stubenrauch Surfer Girl
Writing team
Sarah Kendall Writer
Lauren Merolli Script Executive
Production team
Shaun Wilson Director
Nicole O'Donohue Producer
Clelia Mountford Executive Producer
Sharon Horgan Executive Producer
Kevin Whyte Executive Producer
Morwenna Gordon Executive Producer
Rick Kalowski Executive Producer
Que Minh Luu Executive Producer
Sally Riley Executive Producer

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