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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.

In The Long Run. Image shows from L to R: Rajesh (Neil D'Souza), Bagpipes (Bill Bailey).

Series 3, Episode 3

As Bagpipes continues to ponder the fragility of life, he hears that Rajesh is trying for a baby.

Further details

As Bagpipes continues to ponder the fragility of life, he hears that Rajesh is trying for a baby. With an immediate window of opportunity to leap on, he and Walter come up with a plan to break Rajesh out of work and help create a life while Daddy is out of the house.

Valentine bumps into Dawn, a woman he asked out on a date while on a date and uses all his Easmon charm to try and woo her.

Meanwhile, Agnes heads off to a luxury hotel for an overnight work conference and finally gets to the bottom of who Charles Lander is, what he wants and how she can help.

Broadcast details

Date
Thursday 6th August 2020
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
Ellen Thomas Mama (Voice)
Guest cast
Darshan Jariwalla Daddy
Alex Lowe Dave
Jo Martin Yvonne
Steve Toussaint Charles Lander
Ayesha Antoine Dawn
Solomon Israel Andy
Writing team
Grace Ofori-Attah Story Supervisor
Jon MacQueen Writer
Production team
Ian Aryeh Director
Alex Walsh-Taylor Producer
Idris Elba Executive Producer
Gina Carter Executive Producer
Jon Mountague Executive Producer
Tilusha Ghelani Executive Producer
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