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

Gap Year

  • TV comedy drama
  • E4
  • 2017
  • 8 episodes (1 series)

Comedy drama series about a motley gang of travellers embarking on a three month trip around Asia. Stars Anders Hayward, Tim Key, Alice Lee, Ade Oyefeso, Brittney Wilson and Rachel Redford

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Series 1, Episode 7 - Penang: The Shoot

The gang sign up to be extras in a Malaysian zombie film and Greg finally gets to fulfil his childhood dream of becoming a policeman. May gets an unexpected opportunity to reconnect with her Chinese roots, while the love triangle between Sean, Ashley and Dylan reaches an explosive climax.

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Broadcast details

Thursday 6th April 2017
60 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Friday 7th April 2017 2:30am E4
Tuesday 11th April 2017 1:45am C4

Cast & crew

Anders Hayward Dylan
Tim Key Greg
Alice Lee May
Ade Oyefeso Sean
Brittney Wilson Ashley
Guest cast
Charles Nilbert Rayzal
Siti Farrah Abdullah Lan
Lim Choy Wan Mrs Zhou
Ching Chin Kong Mr Zhou
Choong Shen Yee Halina
Writing team
Jenny Pick Assistant Script Editor
Loren McLaughlan Writer
Amy Roberts Writer
Production team
Natalie Bailey Director
Tim Whitby Producer
Jamie Campbell Executive Producer
Joel Wilson Executive Producer
Tom Basden Executive Producer
Jo Walker Editor
Julian Nagel Production Designer
Michael Hothorn Casting Director
Jerrica Lai Casting Director
Julie Harkin Casting Director
Molly Rowe Costume Designer
Sophie Slotover Make-up Designer
Oli Julian Composer
Oli Russell Director of Photography
Debbie Muller Make-up Designer
Seth Adams 1st Assistant Director


Armed Policeman

Greg goes to a business meeting dressed as an armed policeman, but ends up terrifying his client.

Featuring: Anders Hayward (Dylan), Tim Key (Greg), Alice Lee (May), Ade Oyefeso (Sean), Brittney Wilson (Ashley), Siti Farrah Abdullah (Lan), Lim Choy Wan (Mrs Zhou), Ching Chin Kong (Mr Zhou) & Choong Shen Yee (Halina).

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