Gimme Gimme Gimme. Image shows from L to R: Linda (Kathy Burke), Tom (James Dreyfus). Copyright: Tiger Aspect Productions
Gimme Gimme Gimme

Gimme Gimme Gimme

  • TV sitcom
  • BBC One / BBC Two
  • 1999 - 2001
  • 19 episodes (3 series)

Repulsive, overweight, loudmouth cretin Linda La Hughes shares a flat with Tom Farrell, an extremely camp gay man: both are obsessed with men. Stars Kathy Burke, James Dreyfus, Rosalind Knight, Beth Goddard and Brian Bovell

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Series 1, Episode 1 - Who's That Boy?

Linda and Tom wake up after a heavy night's drinking to find a half-dressed man in their kitchen. Neither recall anything about the evening, nor can find any evidence of having done the deed - but equally, neither can accept the possibility that they didn't but the other did. Just who is this man?

Broadcast details

Date
Friday 8th January 1999
Time
9pm
Channel
BBC Two
Length
30 minutes

Repeats

Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Monday 2nd July 2012 10:20pm Gold
Tuesday 3rd July 2012 1:00am Gold
Wednesday 28th November 2012 11:20pm Gold
Thursday 29th November 2012 1:45am Gold
Wednesday 9th January 2013 10:20pm Gold
Thursday 10th January 2013 1:30am Gold
Wednesday 8th May 2013 9:40pm Gold
Thursday 9th May 2013 1:00am Gold
Monday 13th January 2014 10:35pm Gold
Monday 7th April 2014 11:10pm Gold
Tuesday 8th April 2014 1:05am Gold
Saturday 21st June 2014 10:00pm BBC2
Saturday 21st June 2014 11:00pm Gold
Sunday 22nd June 2014 2:00am Gold
Monday 23rd June 2014 10:20pm Gold
Tuesday 24th June 2014 1:30am Gold
Thursday 4th September 2014 11:20pm Gold
Friday 5th September 2014 2:45am Gold
Friday 13th February 2015 9:00pm Gold
Tuesday 7th April 2015 10:40pm Gold
Wednesday 8th April 2015 1:45am Gold
Tuesday 7th July 2015 9:00pm Gold
Tuesday 22nd September 2015 10:40pm Gold
Wednesday 23rd September 2015 2:00am Gold
Saturday 9th January 2016 9:00pm Gold
Monday 22nd August 2016 9:00pm Gold
Tuesday 23rd August 2016 12:10am Gold
Monday 9th January 2017 10:40pm Gold
Tuesday 10th January 2017 1:55am Gold
Tuesday 9th January 2018 11:00pm Gold
Wednesday 10th January 2018 1:45am Gold
Tuesday 6th March 2018 1:35am Gold
Tuesday 6th March 2018 10:55pm Gold
Monday 3rd September 2018 11:40pm Gold
Tuesday 4th September 2018 2:55am Gold
Monday 14th January 2019 3:05am Gold
Tuesday 15th January 2019 12:15am Gold
Tuesday 5th February 2019 12:35am Gold
Tuesday 5th March 2019 12:00am Gold
Tuesday 1st June 2021 10:00pm Gold
Wednesday 2nd June 2021 1:20am Gold
Monday 6th June 2022 10:20pm Gold
Tuesday 7th June 2022 2:15am Gold
Friday 9th June 2023 11:50pm Gold
Saturday 10th June 2023 2:30am Gold
Wednesday 3rd January 2024 1:00am Gold

Cast & crew

Cast
Kathy Burke Linda
James Dreyfus Tom
Rosalind Knight Beryl
Beth Goddard Suze
Brian Bovell Jez
Guest cast
Zita Sattar Sultana (Checkout Girl)
Writing team
Jonathan Harvey Writer
Kathy Burke Script Editor
Production team
Liddy Oldroyd Director
Sue Vertue Producer
Jon Plowman Executive Producer
Mark Chapman Executive Producer
Peter Bennett-Jones Executive Producer
Mykola Pawluk Editor
James Dillon Production Designer
Philip Pope Composer

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