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 6, Episode 8 - The Housewarming

Ideal. Copyright: Baby Cow Productions
Whilst Nicki throws a monster fancy dress party, Tilly hosts a pretentious soiree upstairs. Moz is desperately trying to scrape together the ransom money to release his kidnapped dad.

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Broadcast details

Tuesday 5th October 2010
BBC Three
35 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Wednesday 6th October 2010 2:20am BBC3
Saturday 9th October 2010 12:45am BBC3
Monday 11th October 2010 12:00am BBC3
Monday 9th January 2012 4:05am BBC3

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
Joanna Neary Judith
Tony Burgess Troy
Haruka Kuroda Yasuko
Tim Fallows Jason
Hanne Steen Carmel
Emma Fryer Tania
Mick Miller Keith
Dan Li Tony
Hon Ping Tang Chen
Naomi Bentley Rainbow
Michael Kofi Xavier
Jo Enright Carol
Janeane Garofalo Tilly
Guest cast
Malcolm Boyle Warren
Liz Sutherland Mrs Low
Rosie MacPherson Dream Jenny
Mark McDonnell Dream Brian
Daniel Hayes Barry Two Mouths
Elena Poulou Astrid
John Robb Ross
Mark Radcliffe Josh
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


The Art Crowd

Moz arrives at Tilly's soiree to find some of Salford's most pretentious artist have also been invited.

View this clip on the BBC website

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