In The Long Run. Image shows from L to R: Kobna (Sammy Kamara), Agnes (Madeline Appiah), Walter (Idris Elba), Valentine (Jimmy Akingbola). Copyright: Sky.

In The Long Run

Sky One sitcom by Idris Elba. 19 episodes (3 series), 2018 - 2020. Stars Idris Elba, Bill Bailey, Madeline Appiah, Jimmy Akingbola and others.

Returns Thursday 23rd July at 10pm. Episode Guide
Series 1, Episode 1 is repeated on Sky2 tomorrow at 10pm.

Cast & Crew

Main cast
Idris Elba Walter
Bill Bailey Bagpipes
Madeline Appiah Agnes
Jimmy Akingbola Valentine
Kellie Shirley Kirsty
Sammy Kamara Kobna
Mattie Boys Dean (Series 1-2)
Ellen Thomas Mama (Series 3)
Quincy Frank (Series 1-2)
Deno Driz Singing Boy (Series 1)
Ellen Thomas Mama (Voice) (Series 1-2)
Writing team
Claire Downes Writer (Series 1-2)
Ian Jarvis Writer (Series 1-2)
Stuart Lane Writer (Series 1-2)
Danielle Ward Writer (Series 2)
Grace Ofori-Attah Writer (Additional Material) (Series 1)
Emma Brown Script Editor (Series 1)
Jon MacQueen Series Consultant (Series 2)
Grace Ofori-Attah Story Supervisor (Series 2)
Production team
Declan Lowney Director (Series 1)
Cecile Emeke Director (Series 1)
Sandy Johnson Director (Series 2-3)
Ian Aryeh Director (Series 3)
Charlie Hanson Producer (Series 1)
Alex Walsh-Taylor Producer (Series 2-3)
Idris Elba Executive Producer
Gina Carter Executive Producer
Jon Mountague Executive Producer
Adam Bokey Editor (Series 1-2)
Damien Creagh Production Designer (Series 1-2)
James BKS Composer (Series 2)
Idris Elba Creator (Series 1)

For guest cast and crew see our episode guides


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