Inside No. 9. Image shows from L to R: Steve Pemberton, Reece Shearsmith. Copyright: BBC.

Inside No. 9

BBC Two comedy drama created by Steve Pemberton and Reece Shearsmith. 25 episodes (4 series), 2014 - 2018. Stars Reece Shearsmith and Steve Pemberton.

Series 5 begins in early 2020.
Series 2, Episode 1 is repeated on Gold on Tuesday 29th October at 10pm.

Inside No. 9. Christine (Sheridan Smith). Copyright: BBC.

Series 2, Episode 2 - The 12 Days Of Christine

Christine Clarke brings a new man back to her flat from a New Year's Eve party, and immediately her life starts to unravel. Who is the terrifying stranger that keeps appearing in the flat at night?


This episode was not a comedy, but a psychological drama. The final music track was Andrea Bocelli's Time To Say Goodbye (Con Te Partiro), sung by Sarah Brightman.

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Broadcast details

Thursday 2nd April 2015
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Guest cast
    Sheridan Smith Christine
    Tom Riley Adam
    Stacy Liu Fung
    Michele Dotrice Marion
    Reece Shearsmith Stranger
    Steve Pemberton Bobby
    Paul Copley Ernie
    Jessica Ellerby Zara
    Joel Little Jack
    Dexter Little Jack
    Writing team
    Reece Shearsmith Writer
    Steve Pemberton Writer
    Production team
    Guillem Morales Director
    Adam Tandy Producer
    Jon Plowman Executive Producer
    Steve Pemberton Associate Producer
    Reece Shearsmith Associate Producer
    Joe Randall-Cutler Editor
    Simon Rogers Production Designer
    Christian Henson Composer


    Happy New Year

    Christine meets Adam for the first time at a New Year's Eve party.

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    Featuring: Sheridan Smith (Christine), Tom Riley (Adam).


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