Josh. Image shows from L to R: Kate (Beattie Edmondson), Josh (Josh Widdicombe), Geoff (Jack Dee), Owen (Elis James). Copyright: BBC.


BBC Three sitcom about a luckless loser. 19 episodes (pilot + 3 series), 2014 - 2017. Stars Josh Widdicombe, Elis James, Beattie Edmondson and Jack Dee.

Josh. Image shows from L to R: Owen (Elis James), Josh (Josh Widdicombe), Judith Anderson (Jennifer Saunders), Kate (Beattie Edmondson). Copyright: BBC.

Series 1, Episode 2 - Mum & Dad

In this week's episode, Josh goes on a date with Lily an old classmate who used to be the 'hottest girl in school'.

Further details

Josh goes on a date with Lily an old classmate who used to be the 'hottest girl in school'. Lily seems curiously attracted to his inadequacies, but will he be able to seal the deal or will her over-protective father get in the way of true lust?

Meanwhile, Kate's mum, comes to stay and finds herself the object of Geoff's affections. Will Owen turn out to be the one she really wants in the weirdest love triangle ever?

Broadcast details

Wednesday 18th November 2015
BBC Three
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Josh Widdicombe Josh
    Elis James Owen
    Beattie Edmondson Kate
    Jack Dee Geoff
    Guest cast
    Celeste Dring Lily
    Jennifer Saunders Judith Anderson (Kate's Mum)
    Michael Fenton Stevens Lily's Dad
    Writing team
    Josh Widdicombe Writer
    Tom Craine Writer
    Production team
    David Schneider Director
    Simon Mayhew-Archer Producer
    Stephen McCrum Executive Producer
    Joe Haughey Editor
    Mo Holden Production Designer
    Oli Julian Composer


    Josh meets Lily's terrifying dad

    Josh meets Lily's dad, who also happens to be a terrifying judge.

    Featuring: Josh Widdicombe (Josh), Michael Fenton Stevens (Lily's Dad).


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