GameFace. Marcella (Roisin Conaty). Copyright: Objective Productions.


Channel 4 and E4 sitcom starring Roisin Conaty. 13 episodes (pilot + 2 series), 2014 - 2019. Stars Roisin Conaty, Damien Molony, Caroline Ginty, Nina Toussaint-White and others.

GameFace. Image shows from L to R: Roisin Conaty, Jamie Rose-Monk. Copyright: Objective Productions.

Series 1, Episode 3 - Onion

Marcella's wayward brother, Billy, is coming out of rehab and it isn't long before their sibling squabbles start up again.

Further details

Marcella's wayward brother, Billy, is coming out of rehab and it isn't long before their sibling squabbles start up again. Her life-coach is on hand to help her work through their differences using some new, questionable methods. Meanwhile, Marcella finally has an audition for an acting role but there's a hitch, she needs to cry in it and no matter what she tries the tears won't come.

Broadcast details

Thursday 19th October 2017
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Roisin Conaty Marcella
    Damien Molony Jon
    Caroline Ginty Caroline
    Nina Toussaint-White Lucy
    Dustin Demri-Burns Simon
    Karl Theobald Graham
    Pauline McLynn Marcella's Mum
    Dylan Edwards Billy
    Alfie Brown Mark
    Guest cast
    Llewella Gideon Linda
    Tiffany Stevenson Tania
    Piotr Baumann Ivan
    Holly Coker Kid Marcella
    Darren Hart Director
    Jamie Rose-Monk Scary Woman
    Writing team
    Roisin Conaty Writer
    Production team
    Andrew Chaplin Director
    Matt Bell 1st Assistant Director
    Charlotte Lewis Producer
    Ben Farrell Executive Producer
    Roisin Conaty Executive Producer
    Charlie Fawcett Editor
    Ros Cumberland Production Designer
    Rosalie Clayton Casting Director
    Benedict Spence Director of Photography
    Marlene Lawlor Costume Designer
    Jo Houtmeyers Make-up Designer


    First experience with drugs

    Marcella recounts her first (and only) experience with class A drugs...

    Featuring: Roisin Conaty (Marcella), Caroline Ginty (Caroline), Nina Toussaint-White (Lucy), Karl Theobald (Graham).

    Cinema phone user

    Marcella tries to deal with somebody on their phone in the cinema.

    Featuring: Roisin Conaty (Marcella), Karl Theobald (Graham), Holly Coker (Kid Marcella), Jamie Rose-Monk (Scary Woman).


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