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


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.

Hitmen. Image shows from L to R: Fran (Sue Perkins), Liz (Tonya Cornelisse). Copyright: Tiger Aspect Productions.

Series 1, Episode 5 - Rivals

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.

Further details

Fran and Jamie's latest mission from Mr K is to drive to Scotland and take out Annie Maddox - a former hitman of his who has apparently gone totally insane and is holed up in a derelict house in the highlands.

But their journey is stalled when it emerges Jamie filled the van with a mix of diesel and petrol, rendering their transport useless. They have no choice but to all their rivals Liz and Charles, and accept a split of the reward money in return for a lift to the target location.

Broadcast details

Wednesday 15th April 2020
Sky One
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Sue Perkins Fran
Mel Giedroyc Jamie
Asim Chaudhry Charles
Tonya Cornelisse Liz
Guest cast
Sophia Di Martino Annie
Gavin Spokes The Weapons Guy
Kieran Hodgson Radio DJ (Voice)
Writing team
Joe Parham Writer
Joe Markham Writer
Jeremy Dyson Script Editor
Mel Giedroyc Script Consultant
Sue Perkins Script Consultant
Production team
Oliver Parsons (as Ollie Parsons) Director
Arnold Widdowson Producer
Myfanwy Moore Executive Producer
Siobhan Rhodes (as Siobhan Bachman) Executive Producer
Morwenna Gordon Executive Producer

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