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

Episode menu

Series 2, Episode 6 - Sofa Man

A job on a TV advert leads Tom to charismatic star Rick Cheesecloth, whilst Linda's new food manufacturing line job places her beside the dashing Ron. As Rick spends gradually ever-more time at Tom and Linda's, it looks like he'll ask Tom to move in with him - is this the end of the flatmates for good?

Broadcast details

Date
Friday 18th February 2000
Time
9pm
Channel
BBC Two
Length
30 minutes

Repeats

Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 25th August 2012 11:30pm Gold
Sunday 26th August 2012 1:25am Gold
Thursday 13th December 2012 12:10am Gold
Thursday 13th December 2012 2:00am Gold
Sunday 21st July 2013 11:40pm Gold
Sunday 28th July 2013 11:40pm Gold
Monday 29th July 2013 2:30am Gold
Thursday 26th September 2013 11:00pm Gold
Friday 27th September 2013 2:00am Gold
Thursday 24th October 2013 12:20am Gold
Thursday 24th October 2013 2:30am Gold
Saturday 14th December 2013 11:00pm Gold
Sunday 15th December 2013 1:50am Gold
Thursday 16th January 2014 10:35pm Gold
Thursday 10th July 2014 10:20pm Gold
Friday 11th July 2014 1:35am Gold
Friday 11th July 2014 3:05am Gold
Friday 6th March 2015 10:20pm Gold
Sunday 7th June 2015 9:40pm Gold
Tuesday 11th August 2015 9:40pm Gold
Tuesday 17th November 2015 11:20pm Gold
Wednesday 18th November 2015 2:30am Gold
Tuesday 19th April 2016 12:20am Gold
Tuesday 19th April 2016 3:30am Gold
Monday 19th September 2016 11:20pm Gold
Monday 10th October 2016 11:35pm Gold
Tuesday 11th October 2016 2:45am Gold
Monday 27th February 2017 11:20pm Gold
Monday 5th June 2017 11:30pm Gold
Tuesday 6th June 2017 3:20am Gold
Tuesday 10th April 2018 11:15pm Gold
Tuesday 12th June 2018 1:00am Gold
Wednesday 13th June 2018 12:20am Gold
Wednesday 26th September 2018 2:20am Gold
Wednesday 26th September 2018 11:40pm Gold
Saturday 26th January 2019 3:20am Gold
Monday 11th February 2019 3:25am Gold
Friday 29th March 2019 2:35am Gold
Saturday 30th March 2019 12:50am Gold
Thursday 17th June 2021 10:00pm Gold
Friday 18th June 2021 1:20am Gold
Tuesday 21st June 2022 9:20pm Gold
Wednesday 22nd June 2022 12:50am Gold
Friday 23rd June 2023 10:55pm Gold
Saturday 24th June 2023 2:15am Gold
Wednesday 17th January 2024 11:40pm Gold
Thursday 18th January 2024 3:05am Gold

Cast & crew

Cast
Kathy Burke Linda
James Dreyfus Tom
Guest cast
Andrew Woodall Rick Cheesecloth
Tanveer Ghani Ron
Rose Keegan Daisy
Claudia Cadette Customer
Terri Ryan Customer
Jonathan Harvey Customer
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
Mykola Pawluk Editor
James Dillon Production Designer
Philip Pope Composer

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