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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: Madeline Appiah, Kellie Shirley.

Series 3, Episode 5

Valentine takes Kobna to Tilbury Docks to pick up his special shipment of records from West Africa and DJ the arrival party for the sailors.

Further details

Valentine takes Kobna to Tilbury Docks to pick up his special shipment of records from West Africa and DJ the arrival party for the sailors. What happens on the boat stays on the boat, but Valentine makes some realisations about his relationship with Dawn that surprises even him.

Bagpipes finally confronts his fear of death - by going fishing with Walter and Rajesh. Meanwhile, Kirsty gets her first posh catering job and pulls in Agnes to help but their differences about the future of the Eastbridge Estate threatens to blow up in front of the guests.

Broadcast details

Date
Thursday 20th August 2020
Time
11pm
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
Guest cast
Jude Akuwudike Uncle Akie
Kadeem Ramsay Barney
Ayesha Antoine Dawn
Olivia Lee Yuppie Linda
William Findlay Yuppie Male
Andrea Ali Karla
Writing team
Jon MacQueen Series Consultant
Grace Ofori-Attah Story Supervisor
Shivani Vijayapalan Writer
Production team
Sandy Johnson 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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