How Not To Live Your Life. Don Danbury (Dan Clark). Copyright: Brown Eyed Boy.

How Not To Live Your Life

BBC Three sitcom about a neurotic, lovelorn loser. 21 episodes (pilot + 3 series), 2007 - 2011. Stars Dan Clark, David Armand, Sinead Moynihan, Finlay Robertson and others.

Series 2, Episode 2 - Don Dates A Cougar

Don starts dating an older woman, but can't handle the grown-up world she lives in. Meanwhile, his new lodger, Sam, has befriended a man from university, and Don catches him rifling through her underwear drawer.

Broadcast details

Tuesday 22nd September 2009
BBC Three
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Dan Clark Don Danbury
    David Armand Eddie
    Leila Hoffman Mrs Treacher
    Laura Haddock Samantha
    Daniel Lawrence Taylor Jason
    Guest cast
    Rachel Fielding Rosie (Don's Date)
    Lloyd Woolf Clint (Samantha's Friend)
    Alan Steele Man in Gallery
    Daniel Bartlett Gavin (Rosie's Son)
    Gavin Paul Stage Actor
    Callum Cuthbertson Peter (Dinner Party Guest)
    Sharon Mackenzie Peter's Wife
    Writing team
    Dan Clark Writer
    Drew Pearce Script Editor
    Production team
    Martin Dennis Director
    Gary Reich Producer
    Dan Clark Producer
    Alan Tyler Executive Producer
    Simon Lupton Executive Producer
    Andy Linton Editor
    Iain McDonald Production Designer
    Ben Parker Composer


    Bite Me Gollum

    Mrs Treacher gets a foot massage.

    Featuring: Dan Clark (Don Danbury), David Armand (Eddie), Leila Hoffman (Mrs Treacher).

    Things You Shouldn't Do In a Theatre

    5 things you really shouldn't do in a theatre.

    Featuring: Dan Clark (Don Danbury).


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