Him & Her. Image shows from L to R: Becky (Sarah Solemani), Steve (Russell Tovey). Copyright: Big Talk Productions.

Him & Her

BBC Three sitcom about a young couple. 25 episodes (4 series), 2010 - 2013. Stars Russell Tovey, Sarah Solemani, Kerry Howard, Ricky Champ and others.

Series 2, Episode 3 - The Get Together

Becky's parents, Nigel and Jill, meet Steve's mum, Janet, and her new partner Mike. Meanwhile, Paul and Laura have brought along a housewarming present.

Further details

Him & Her. Image shows from L to R: Steve (Russell Tovey), Becky (Sarah Solemani), Jill (Marion Bailey), Nigel (Ralph Brown). Copyright: Big Talk Productions.

Becky's parents, Nigel and Jill, meet Steve's mum, Janet, and her new partner Mike.

Meanwhile, Paul and Laura have brought along a housewarming present.

Despite Steve's massive efforts to make the evening go well - preparing his favourite meal, trying to make conversation - it's a recipe for disaster.

Broadcast details

Date
Tuesday 15th November 2011
Time
10:30pm
Channel
BBC Three
Length
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Russell Tovey Steve
Sarah Solemani Becky
Kerry Howard Laura
Ricky Champ Paul
Joe Wilkinson Dan
Guest cast
Ralph Brown Nigel (Becky's Dad)
Marion Bailey Jill (Becky's Mum)
Joanna Bacon Janet (Steve's Mum)
Ian Burfield Mike (Barney's Dad / Janet's Partner)
Writing team
Stefan Golaszewski Writer
Robert Popper Script Editor
Production team
Richard Laxton Director
Kenton Allen Producer
Matthew Justice Executive Producer
Nira Park Executive Producer
Tony Cranstoun Editor
Huw Arthur Production Designer

Videos

When Janet Met Mike

Jill asks Janet and Mike how they met. Janet feels they were brought together through friendship, whereas Mike thinks they connected over fried chicken. It's more romantic than it sounds.

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Featuring: Russell Tovey (Steve), Sarah Solemani (Becky), Kerry Howard (Laura), Ricky Champ (Paul), Ralph Brown (Nigel), Marion Bailey (Jill), Joanna Bacon (Janet), Ian Burfield (Mike).

Shut Up and Eat Your Banana

Becky and Steve have escaped to the kitchen to get dinner prepared for the parents. When Becky eats Steve's last chocolate he demands that she get him a Mars Bar from her secret stash, but she's not having any of it.

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Featuring: Russell Tovey (Steve), Sarah Solemani (Becky).

Picture Perfect

Becky and Steve need some help deciding where to hang the picture Laura and Paul have given them. One thing's for sure - it needs be hung somewhere prominent for maximum impact.

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Featuring: Russell Tovey (Steve), Sarah Solemani (Becky), Kerry Howard (Laura), Ricky Champ (Paul), Ralph Brown (Nigel), Marion Bailey (Jill).

Behind-the-Scenes: Delicious Spaghetti Nuggets

Russell Tovey and Sarah Solemani discuss the delicious dish, Spaghetti Nuggets. And writer/creator Stefan Golaszewski lets us into the inspiration behind this meal.

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Featuring: Russell Tovey (Steve), Sarah Solemani (Becky).

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