Gap Year. Image shows from L to R: Ashley (Brittney Wilson), Sean (Ade Oyefeso), Greg (Tim Key), Dylan (Anders Hayward), May (Alice Lee). Copyright: Eleven Film.

Gap Year

E4 comedy drama about a group travelling around Asia. 8 episodes (1 series) in 2017. Stars Anders Hayward, Tim Key, Alice Lee, Ade Oyefeso and others.

Series 1, Episode 1 - China: The Wall

Sean is horrified to discover that his best mate Dylan has a secret plan that threatens to derail their 'lads holiday' to China. Things start looking up with they meet two American girls.

Further details

Sean is horrified to discover that his best mate Dylan has a secret plan that threatens to derail their 'lads holiday' to China. Things start looking up with they meet two American girls, Ashley and May, and middle-aged hanger-on Greg. But, when old tensions re-surface and create carnage at a music festival on the Great Wall, Sean suddenly finds himself way out of his depth.

Broadcast details

Date
Thursday 23rd February 2017
Time
9pm
Channel
E4
Length
60 minutes

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    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Anders Hayward Dylan
    Tim Key Greg
    Alice Lee May
    Ade Oyefeso Sean
    Brittney Wilson Ashley
    Rachel Redford Lauren
    Guest cast
    Aisling Bea Kendra
    Janeane Garofalo Sam
    Trystan Gravelle Eugene
    Jamie Demetriou Norm
    Yang Si Min Ticket Seller
    Elvis Chin Lao Li
    Stephen Chua Er
    Cecilia Yen Lin Ai
    Writing team
    Tom Basden Writer
    Jenny Pick Assistant Script Editor
    Production team
    Jonathan van Tulleken Director
    Jon Jennings 1st Assistant Director
    Tim Whitby Producer
    Jamie Campbell Executive Producer
    Joel Wilson Executive Producer
    Tom Basden Executive Producer
    Matthew Tabern Editor
    Julian Nagel Production Designer
    Michael Hothorn Casting Director
    Jerrica Lai Casting Director
    Julie Harkin Casting Director
    Molly Rowe Costume Designer
    Simon Bell Director of Photography
    Sophie Slotover Make-up Designer
    Oli Julian Composer

    Videos

    Same Old Tourist Traps

    It might be a bit too late to get refunds for the plane tickets now...

    Featuring: Anders Hayward (Dylan), Ade Oyefeso (Sean), Janeane Garofalo (Sam).

    Clingy Travel Buddy

    May and Ashley need to find a way to get rid of their clingy travel pal, Greg.

    Featuring: Anders Hayward (Dylan), Alice Lee (May), Ade Oyefeso (Sean), Brittney Wilson (Ashley).

    Starting A Fight

    The travellers accidentally start a fight at a Chinese rave party, and Sean needs to get out of there as soon as he can!

    Featuring: Anders Hayward (Dylan), Tim Key (Greg), Alice Lee (May), Ade Oyefeso (Sean), Brittney Wilson (Ashley), Elvis Chin (Lao Li), Stephen Chua (Er).

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