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.

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In The Long Run. Image shows from L to R: Bagpipes (Bill Bailey), Melissa (Amani Johnson), Kirsty (Kellie Shirley).

Series 2, Episode 4

Walter is struggling to resolve the strike until he stumbles upon a secret weapon - Rajesh!

Further details

Walter is struggling to resolve the strike until he stumbles upon a secret weapon - Rajesh! A tense meeting leads to new and exciting possibilities for the Easmon's future. Despite Bagpipes protests, Kirsty tries to earn a little money at the local bookies and Leon starts to share in his responsibilities with Melissa. Meanwhile, Kobna's job gives him a new-found confidence and for the first time he falls in love - with Don's daughter Kerry. But is Kobna really ready to step into a man's shoes?

Broadcast details

Date
Wednesday 6th November 2019
Time
10pm
Channel
Sky One
Length
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Idris Elba Walter
Bill Bailey Bagpipes
Madeline Appiah Agnes
Jimmy Akingbola Valentine
Kellie Shirley Kirsty
Sammy Kamara Kobna
Neil D'Souza Rajesh
Malaki Paul Singing Boy
Guest cast
Arthur Nightingale Vic
Amani Johnson Melissa
Neil Fitzmaurice Dennis
Kevin Bishop Don
Curtis Walker Leon
Charlotte Eaton Colleen
Isabelle Allen Kerry
Clare Pointing Nursery Assistant
Kamal Oddy Mixed Race Lad 1
Elliot Greene White Lad 2
Writing team
Jon MacQueen Series Consultant
Grace Ofori-Attah Story Supervisor
Ben Tagoe Writer
Production team
Sandy Johnson Director
Alex Walsh-Taylor Producer
Idris Elba Executive Producer
Gina Carter Executive Producer
Jon Mountague Executive Producer
Adam Bokey Editor
Damien Creagh Production Designer
James BKS Composer
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