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

Gimme Gimme Gimme

BBC One and BBC Two sitcom about a gay man and his best friend. 19 episodes (3 series), 1999 - 2001. Stars Kathy Burke, James Dreyfus, Rosalind Knight, Beth Goddard and Brian Bovell.

Series 1, Episode 5 - Saturday Night Diva

Horrified to realise it's Saturday night and he's not got anything planned, Tom rushes out for an evening at one of London's top gay clubs in the hope of meeting someone. Back at Paradist Passage, Linda takes the opportunity to invite Jez round for a drink or twelve.

Broadcast details

Friday 5th February 1999
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Kathy Burke Linda
James Dreyfus Tom
Rosalind Knight Beryl
Beth Goddard Suze
Brian Bovell Jez
Guest cast
Charlie Condou Nino
Mel Giedroyc Beverly-Jane (Hotel Receptionist)
Sue Perkins Beverly-Ann (Hotel Receptionist)
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

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