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.

Another series is in development.

Inside No. 9. Image shows from L to R: Brendan (Reece Shearsmith), Phil (Ralf Little), Martin (David Morrissey), Oggy (Steve Pemberton). Copyright: BBC.

Series 5, Episode 1 - The Referee's A W***er

The beautiful game. The crunch-clash between United and Rovers in the last match of the season, all safely in the care of the four match officials. A tale of promotion, relegation, corruption, and so, so much more.

Broadcast details

Monday 3rd February 2020
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Guest cast
David Morrissey Martin
Ralf Little Phil
Steve Pemberton Oggy
Reece Shearsmith Brendan
Steve Speirs Mitch (Mascot)
Dipo Ola Calvin Cooke
Mark Chapman BBC Radio 5 Live Commentator (Voice)
Alistair Bruce-Ball BBC Radio 5 Live Commentator (Voice)
Writing team
Reece Shearsmith Writer
Steve Pemberton Writer
Production team
Matt Lipsey Director
Adam Tandy Producer
Jon Plowman Executive Producer

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