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

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
Tim Whitby Producer
Jamie Campbell Executive Producer
Joel Wilson Executive Producer
Tom Basden Executive Producer

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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