Grandma's House. Simon (Simon Amstell). Copyright: Tiger Aspect Productions
Grandma's House

Grandma's House

  • TV sitcom
  • BBC Two
  • 2010 - 2012
  • 12 episodes (2 series)

Sitcom written by, starring, and based on the life of Essex-raised Jewish comic Simon Amstell. Also features Linda Bassett, Rebecca Front, James Smith, Samantha Spiro, Jamal Hadjkura and Geoffrey Hutchings

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Series 1, Episode 5 - The Day Simon Felt The Family Was Ready To Be Healed

Simon has been on a life changing course and has decided it's his job to heal the family.

Preview clips

Further details

Simon starts by giving his Granddad an exercise ball. Tanya has had a realisation that maybe Clive isn't the man for her, and when the family discover that Simon has organised a surprise for them, they are fearful what Grandma might do to him.

Broadcast details

Monday 6th September 2010
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 11th September 2010 11:55pm BBC2

Cast & crew

Simon Amstell Simon
Linda Bassett Grandma
Rebecca Front Tanya
James Smith Clive
Samantha Spiro Auntie Liz
Geoffrey Hutchings Grandpa
Guest cast
Allan Corduner Roger (Simon's Dad)
Writing team
Simon Amstell Writer
Dan Swimer Writer
Jeremy Dyson Script Editor
Production team
Christine Gernon Director
Ben Cavey Producer
Sophie Clarke-Jervoise Executive Producer
Simon Lupton Executive Producer
Simon Bird Line Producer
Liana Del Giudice Editor
Jonathan Paul Green Production Designer
Rachel Freck Casting Director
Sarah Burns Costume Designer
Andy Hollis Director of Photography
Nichola Bellamy Make-up Designer
Paul Clark Composer
Lee Trevor 1st Assistant Director


I forgive you for the divorce, mum

Simon attempts to convince his mum to go on a retreat.

Featuring: Simon Amstell (Simon) & Rebecca Front (Tanya).

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