Hitmen. Image shows from L to R: Fran (Sue Perkins), Jamie (Mel Giedroyc). Copyright: Tiger Aspect Productions.

Hitmen

Sky One sitcom starring Mel & Sue. 6 episodes (1 series) in 2020. Stars Sue Perkins, Mel Giedroyc, Asim Chaudhry and Tonya Cornelisse.

Another series is in development.

Series 1

Hitmen. Image shows from L to R: Jamie (Mel Giedroyc), Fran (Sue Perkins). Copyright: Tiger Aspect Productions.

1. Birthday

First broadcast: Wednesday 25th March 2020

It's Fran's birthday, and Jamie wants to celebrate but it seems none of their friends are available to come to a celebratory dinner. Or maybe they're just not keen, especially after happened last year when Fran and Jamie went straight from a hit to a karaoke bar with UV lighting.

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Hitmen. Image shows from L to R: The Accountant (Sian Clifford), Jamie (Mel Giedroyc), Fran (Sue Perkins). Copyright: Tiger Aspect Productions.

2. Money

First broadcast: Wednesday 25th March 2020

Fran and Jamie have captured their next target - an embezzling accountant - only to discover that their client wants them to extract information from her. As Fran says, torture is not really their thing.

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Hitmen. Image shows from L to R: Fran (Sue Perkins), The Bouncer (Anthony Adjekum), Jamie (Mel Giedroyc). Copyright: Tiger Aspect Productions.

3. Woods

First broadcast: Wednesday 1st April 2020

While going through the rigmarole of digging a shallow grave, Jamie tells Fran she's thinking of having a baby. While Fran questions the wisdom of this life choice, the grave's intended resident does a runner into the woods, forcing a tetchy Fran and Jamie to pursue him.

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Hitmen. Image shows from L to R: Fran (Sue Perkins), Jamie (Mel Giedroyc). Copyright: Tiger Aspect Productions.

4. Dog

First broadcast: Wednesday 8th April 2020

Having infiltrated a wedding dressed as a Simon and Garfunkel tribute act, Fran and Jamie abduct a sleazy DJ.

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Hitmen. Fran (Sue Perkins). Copyright: Tiger Aspect Productions.

5. Rivals

First broadcast: Wednesday 15th April 2020

Fran and Jamie's latest mission from Mr K is to drive to Scotland and take out a former hitman, but their journey is stalled when the van breaks down.

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Hitmen. Image shows from L to R: Fran (Sue Perkins), Nikhil (Andrew Brooke). Copyright: Tiger Aspect Productions.

6. Nikhil

First broadcast: Wednesday 22nd April 2020

Mr K sends a third hit man in to help Fran and Jamie. But as he drives a wedge between the friends, Fran faces the biggest decision of her life.

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