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

Ideal

  • 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 6, Episode 2 - The American

Ideal. Image shows from L to R: Jake (Danny Morgan), Judith (Joanna Neary). Copyright: Baby Cow Productions
Moz and Jenny's plans to move to Italy are thrown into disarray when Moz learns he has been removed from the most wanted list. Brian is dumped by his transgender boyfriend, Nathaniel.

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Broadcast details

Date
Tuesday 24th August 2010
Time
10:30pm
Channel
BBC Three
Length
35 minutes

Repeats

Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Wednesday 25th August 2010 1:45am BBC3
Thursday 26th August 2010 12:05am BBC3
Sunday 29th August 2010 10:45pm BBC3
Sunday 8th January 2012 2:50am BBC3

Cast & crew

Cast
Johnny Vegas Moz
Nicola Reynolds Nicki
Tom Goodman-Hill PC
Sinead Matthews Jenny
Graham Duff Brian
Ryan Pope Psycho Paul
David Sant Cartoon Head
Seymour Mace Steve
Tony Burgess Troy
Haruka Kuroda Yasuko
Tim Fallows Jason
Andrew-Lee Potts Lee
Alfie Joey Derrick
Emma Fryer Tania
Mick Miller Keith
Danny Morgan Jake
Haruka Abe Miko
Jessica Peh Kim
Michael Kofi Xavier
Jo Enright Carol
Janeane Garofalo Tilly
Guest cast
Josephine Welcome (as Josephine Lloyd Welcome) Mrs Rupani
Philip Brodie Nikolai
Sean Lock Nathaniel
Writing team
Graham Duff Writer
Production team
Ben Wheatley Director
Gill Isles Producer
Henry Normal Executive Producer
Jon Mountague Executive Producer
Graham Duff Associate Producer
Lindsay Hughes Associate Producer
Johnny Vegas Associate Producer
Brett Wilson Line Producer
Robin Hill Editor
David Butterworth Production Designer
Tracey Gillham Casting Director
Nicky Bligh Casting Director
John Krausa Costume Designer
John Sorapure Director of Photography
Samantha Marshall Make-up Designer
Steve Roberts 1st Assistant Director

Video

Judith's Plan

Judith reveals her plan to kill Cartoon Head, after realising he had sent someone to bump her off.

Featuring: Joanna Neary (Judith), Johnny Vegas (Moz) & Danny Morgan (Jake).

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