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 2019.
Series 2, Episode 3 is repeated on BBC4 today at 10:30pm.

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

Series 2, Episode 4 - Cold Comfort

It's Andy's first day as a volunteer at the Comfort Support Line call centre, which offers the lonely and desperate a chance to talk about their problems. All the CSL counsellors have their own ways of dealing with clients, coping with the emotional stress, and killing time between phone calls. But is Andy really prepared for what's to come?

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Broadcast details

Date
Thursday 16th April 2015
Time
10pm
Channel
BBC Two
Length
30 minutes

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    Cast & crew

    Guest cast
    Jane Horrocks Liz
    Steve Pemberton Andy
    Reece Shearsmith George
    Nikki Amuka-Bird Joanne
    Tony Way Michael
    Edward Easton Caller (Voice)
    Vilma Hollingbery Caller (Voice)
    Kath Hughes Caller (Voice)
    James Meehan Caller (Voice)
    Vicky Hall Caller (Voice)
    Writing team
    Reece Shearsmith Writer
    Steve Pemberton Writer
    Production team
    Steve Pemberton Director
    Reece Shearsmith Director
    Adam Tandy Producer
    Jon Plowman Executive Producer
    Joe Randall-Cutler Editor
    Simon Rogers Production Designer
    Christian Henson Composer

    Video

    Comfort Support Line

    It's Andy's first day at the Comfort Support Line, George offers some advice.

    Featuring: Jane Horrocks (Liz), Steve Pemberton (Andy), Reece Shearsmith (George).

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