Gavin & Stacey. Image shows from L to R: Nessa (Ruth Jones), Gavin (Mathew Horne), Stacey (Joanna Page), Smithy (James Corden). Copyright: Baby Cow Productions.

Gavin & Stacey

BBC One and BBC Three sitcom about a young couple. 21 episodes (3 series), 2007 - 2019. Stars Mathew Horne, Joanna Page, Ruth Jones, James Corden and others.

Series 1, Episode 1 is repeated on W on Wednesday at 10pm.

Series 2, Episode 5

It's Gwen's birthday and Bryn has arranged a special surprise treat.

Further details

Gavin & Stacey. Image shows from L to R: Stacey (Joanna Page), Bryn (Rob Brydon). Copyright: Baby Cow Productions.

It's Gwen's birthday and Bryn has arranged a special surprise treat, although the stress of organising it is starting to get the better of him and arouse Gwen's suspicions. Then, an uninvited guest turns up and Stacey tells Gavin of her big decision.


The band that appears is called Pluck and Squeeze

Broadcast details

Sunday 6th April 2008
BBC Three
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Mathew Horne Gavin
Joanna Page Stacey
Ruth Jones Nessa
James Corden Smithy
Alison Steadman Pam
Larry Lamb Mick
Melanie Walters Gwen
Rob Brydon Bryn
Robert Wilfort Jason
Guest cast
Anthony O'Donnell Ted
Writing team
James Corden Writer
Ruth Jones Writer
Production team
Christine Gernon Director
Ted Dowd Producer
Lindsay Hughes Executive Producer
Henry Normal Executive Producer


Islands in the Stream

Bryn and Nessa perform the Kenny Rogers and Dolly Parton classic 'Islands in the Stream' at Gwen's surprise barn dance.

Featuring: Ruth Jones (Nessa), Rob Brydon (Bryn), Robert Wilfort (Jason).


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