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

Inside No. 9

BBC Two comedy drama created by Steve Pemberton and Reece Shearsmith. 37 episodes (6 series), 2014 - 2021. Stars Reece Shearsmith and Steve Pemberton.

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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



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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