Fresh Meat. Image shows from L to R: Kingsley (Joe Thomas), Vod (Zawe Ashton), Josie (Kimberley Nixon), JP (Jack Whitehall), Howard (Greg McHugh), Oregon (Charlotte Ritchie). Copyright: Objective Productions / Lime Pictures.

Fresh Meat

Channel 4 comedy drama about university students in a house-share. 30 episodes (4 series), 2011 - 2016. Stars Jack Whitehall, Joe Thomas, Charlotte Ritchie, Kimberley Nixon and others.

Series 1, Episode 5

During a student protest march in London, Vod and Oregon's friendship is threatened when Vod finds out about Oregon's secret affair with Shales.

Further details

Fresh Meat. Image shows from L to R: JP (Jack Whitehall), Josie (Kimberley Nixon). Copyright: Objective Productions / Lime Pictures.

During a student protest march in London, Vod and Oregon's friendship is threatened when Vod finds out about Oregon's secret affair with Shales.

Kingsley pursues Ruth at the demo, but when they both get kettled with Josie, Kingsley's two-timing of the girls is revealed, and Kingsley and Josie fall out explosively.

JP's initial plans to use the demo as a free trip to meet up with his mates in a London bar is scuppered as he gets caught up in the demo and radicalised.

Meanwhile, Howard and his new best friend Brian have a 'man-date'.

Broadcast details

Date
Wednesday 19th October 2011
Time
10pm
Channel
Channel 4
Length
50 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Jack Whitehall JP
Joe Thomas Kingsley
Charlotte Ritchie Oregon
Kimberley Nixon Josie
Zawe Ashton Vod
Greg McHugh Howard
Tony Gardner Professor Shales
Adam Gillen Brian
Guest cast
Gemma Chan Ruth
Joe Van Moyland Jerry
Gary Damer Johnny Flame
Ruth Madeley Sal
Osy Ikhile Rashid
Writing team
Richard Pinto Writer
Arnold Widdowson Script Editor
Production team
Nick Wood Director
Rhonda Smith Producer
Judy Counihan Executive Producer
Phil Clarke Executive Producer
Tony Wood Executive Producer
Andrew Newman Executive Producer
Sam Bain Executive Producer
Jesse Armstrong Executive Producer
Calum Ross Editor
Tom Sayer Production Designer
Christian Henson Composer
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