Ideal. Image shows from L to R: Moz (Johnny Vegas), Nicki (Nicola Reynolds). Copyright: Baby Cow Productions


  • TV sitcom
  • BBC Three
  • 2005 - 2011
  • 53 episodes (7 series)

Cult BBC Three sitcom starring Johnny Vegas as a small-time drug dealer. A large ensemble cast of characters visit Moz's flat each week. Also features Nicola Reynolds, Tom Goodman-Hill, Sinead Matthews, Ben Crompton, Graham Duff and more.

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Series 1 - An Ideal Xmas

While Moz tries to enjoy a seasonal spliff his pregnant girlfriend snogs a woman in the bathroom, dead Craig's twin brother sucks a hitman's nipple, and Moz's mum makes a surprise entrance with a karaoke machine. And there's an emotional queen's speech, as freshly-dumped Brian pours his heart, and more, out all over Moz's shoulder.

Broadcast details

Tuesday 27th December 2005
BBC Three
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Johnny Vegas Moz
Nicola Reynolds Nicki
Tom Goodman-Hill PC
Sinead Matthews Jenny
Ben Crompton Colin
Graham Duff Brian
Ryan Pope Psycho Paul
David Sant Cartoon Head
Seymour Mace Steve
Haruka Kuroda Yasuko
Ronny Jhutti Kuldip
Sunetra Sarker Sangita
Guest cast
Beatrice Kelley Sheila (Moz's Mum)
Writing team
Graham Duff Writer
Tony Burgess Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Dan Zeff Director
Ted Dowd Producer
Henry Normal Executive Producer
Kenton Allen Executive Producer
Graham Duff Associate Producer
Johnny Vegas Associate Producer
Alan Levy Editor
David Butterworth Production Designer
Tracey Gillham Casting Director
John Krausa Costume Designer
Philip Robertson Director of Photography
Janet Horsfield Make-up Designer
Claire McCourt 1st Assistant Director

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