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 4 - Don Goes Gay

Don's lodger, Sam, invites her brother, Jamie, over for the weekend. Dan starts to wonder if he is gay.

Further details

Don's lodger, Sam, invites her brother, Jamie, over for the weekend. Following the combination of a night's drinking and Sam's mischievous sense of humour, Jamie ends up in Don's bed. Though initially shocked, Don wonders whether he might be gayer than he thinks and asks Jamie out on a date, leading to an eventful night out in a gay bar...

Broadcast details

Tuesday 6th October 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
    Mark Field Jamie
    Mark Anthony Brighton Gay Man
    Theo Barklem-Biggs Boy on Bus
    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

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