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

Josh

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: Josh (Josh Widdicombe), Owen (Elis James), Kate (Beattie Edmondson), Judith Anderson (Jennifer Saunders). Copyright: BBC.

Series 3, Episode 1 - Rope Swings & Roundabouts

Josh goes viral on the internet; Kate and her mum attend a new production from an immersive theatre company; and Owen finally gets round to taking his driving test.

Further details

Josh's new girlfriend, Millie, takes him to a high-ropes course for a date. However, when Josh gets stuck on a zip wire, things spiral out of his control, and he ends up accidentally going viral on the internet. Luckily, landlord Geoff has been doing a night course in psychotherapy and can help Josh through this dark period.

Meanwhile, Kate and her mum, Judith, attend a new production from an immersive theatre company set inside a failing business. With the help of a hipflask, the pair truly immerse themselves.

Owen finally gets round to taking his driving test, but when he meets the examiner, Huw, his chances don't look promising.

Broadcast details

Date
Monday 2nd October 2017
Channel
BBC Three
Length
25 minutes

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    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Josh Widdicombe Josh
    Elis James Owen
    Beattie Edmondson Kate
    Jack Dee Geoff
    Guest cast
    Jennifer Saunders Judith Anderson (Kate's Mum)
    Scarlett Alice Johnson Millie
    Mike Bubbins Huw
    Jamie Baughan Manager
    Christina Tam Police Officer
    Writing team
    Josh Widdicombe Writer
    Tom Craine Writer
    David Schneider Writer (Additional Material)
    Simon Mayhew-Archer Story
    Josh Widdicombe Story
    Tom Craine Story
    Production team
    David Schneider Director
    Steve Roberts 1st Assistant Director
    Simon Mayhew-Archer Producer
    Stephen McCrum Executive Producer
    Joe Haughey Editor
    Mo Holden Production Designer
    Rosalie Clayton Casting Director
    Jacqueline White Costume Designer
    Pete Rowe Director of Photography
    Nick Martin Director of Photography
    Julie Nightingale Make-up Designer
    Oli Julian Composer
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