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: Singing Boy (Malaki Paul), Valentine (Jimmy Akingbola).

Series 2, Episode 5

Agnes is introduced by a colleague to a Jamaican woman at work, whilst Leon is a welcome addition to the De La Croix family unit.

Further details

Agnes is introduced by a colleague to a Jamaican woman at work expecting that they will automatically get on like a house on fire... and why wouldn't they? Valentine overhears an insensitive nickname Don uses for Kobna at work and is forced to confront him.

Leon is a welcome addition to the De La Croix family unit but Kirsty begins to question Leon about his plans for the future, which has a profound effect on Bagpipes in more ways than one.

Broadcast details

Date
Wednesday 13th 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
Mattie Boys Dean
Malaki Paul Singing Boy
Ellen Thomas Mama (Voice)
Guest cast
Shola Adewusi Auntie Gloria
Amani Johnson Melissa
Kevin Bishop Don
Curtis Walker Leon
Alex Lowe Dave
Isabelle Allen Kerry
Jo Martin Yvonne
Naomi Cooper-Davis Jane
Kadeem Ramsay Barney
Janet Kumah Auntie Joy
Writing team
Jon MacQueen Series Consultant
Grace Ofori-Attah Story Supervisor
Fraser Ayres Writer
Production team
Sandy Johnson Director
Alex Walsh-Taylor Producer
Idris Elba Executive Producer
Gina Carter Executive Producer
Jon Mountague Executive Producer
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