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 1 is repeated on Gold on Tuesday 29th October at 10pm.

Inside No. 9. Image shows from L to R: Katie (Eve Gordon), Jim (Steve Pemberton), Angela (Claire Skinner), Maggie (Elsie Kelly), Carol (Lorraine Ashbourne), Pat (Reece Shearsmith). Copyright: BBC.

Series 2, Episode 5 - Nana's Party

It is Nana's special day: it isn't every day you get to be 79.

Further details

Nana is excited about spending the afternoon with her whole family - even Pat and Jim, who both love a great practical joke. Her Angela has put on a lovely spread, including a huge cake. But as Nana says, "Don't worry about the future: you can't predict it".


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Broadcast details

Thursday 23rd April 2015
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Guest cast
    Claire Skinner Angela
    Steve Pemberton Jim
    Reece Shearsmith Pat
    Lorraine Ashbourne Carol
    Elsie Kelly Maggie
    Eve Gordon Katie
    Christopher Whitlow Paramedic
    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



    Jim plans a prank to play on his brother-in-law during Nana's party.

    Featuring: Claire Skinner (Angela), Steve Pemberton (Jim).


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