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

Ideal

BBC Three sitcom about a small-time drug dealer. 54 episodes (7 series), 2005 - 2011. Stars Johnny Vegas, Nicola Reynolds, Tom Goodman-Hill, Sinead Matthews and others.

Series 7, Episode 1 - The Police

Ideal. Image shows from L to R: Kara Tointon, Moz (Johnny Vegas). Copyright: Baby Cow Productions.
Moz plots to win back the heart of his true love, Jenny. However, when he discovers she has joined the police force, his plans are thrown into disarray.

Broadcast details

Date
Thursday 26th May 2011
Time
10:30pm
Channel
BBC Three
Length
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
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
Hanne Steen Carmel
Emma Fryer Tania
Mick Miller Keith
Naomi Bentley Rainbow
Jo Enright Carol
Janeane Garofalo Tilly
Elinor Crawley Jess
Guest cast
Kara Tointon Self
Paul Weller Self
Writing team
Graham Duff Writer
Production team
Ben Gosling Fuller Director
Gill Isles Producer
Henry Normal Executive Producer
Jon Mountague Executive Producer
Robin Hill Editor
David Butterworth Production Designer

Videos

Jenny's New Job

A heartbroken Moz is trying to win back the love of his life Jenny. So he is more than a little surprised when she arrives with PC as a Community Support Officer!

Can't see a video here? Watch this clip on bbc.co.uk

Featuring: Johnny Vegas (Moz), Tom Goodman-Hill (PC), Sinead Matthews (Jenny).

Tanya's Been Robbing

An out of breath Tanya is greeted at the door by Colin and Moz. She has been pilfering at a new shop called 'Bag Lady'. It's only when Psycho Paul arrives with Cartoon Head that things take a turn for the worse.

Can't see a video here? Watch this clip on bbc.co.uk

Featuring: Johnny Vegas (Moz), Ben Crompton (Colin), Ryan Pope (Psycho Paul), David Sant (Cartoon Head), Emma Fryer (Tania).

Paywall

Supporters and subscribers get more

Additional content and tools are available across the site for Supporters and BCG Pro subscribers. On this page you can:

  • Broadcast details of 8 further repeats of this episode
  • This episode's inital overnight ratings

Donate (for fans) BCG Pro

Already a donor or Pro user?