Just William. William Brown (Daniel Roche). Copyright: BBC.

Just William (2010)

BBC One comedy drama about a schoolboy. 4 episodes (1 series) in 2010. Stars Daniel Roche, Daniel Ryan, Rebecca Front, Warren Clarke and others.

Series 1, Episode 2 - Parrots For Ethel

Exotic Uncle Neville has come to stay, and William decides to give a lecture on 'intrestin' animals. But with only a dead dormouse and a caterpillar on the bill, things are not looking too promising.

Further details

Exotic Uncle Neville has come to stay and William is not the only member of the Brown family to be impressed by his exciting tales of the African Savannah. To prove to his mother that English animals can be just as interesting as African ones, William and the Outlaws decide to give a lecture of their own.

But with only a dead dormouse and a caterpillar on the bill, things aren't looking too thrilling. Whilst sister Ethel languishes in quarantine, her hapless suitors provide the perfect opportunity for a spot of parrot kidnapping - and William's talk suddenly becomes a lot more interesting.

Broadcast details

Wednesday 29th December 2010
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Daniel Roche William Brown
Daniel Ryan Mr Brown
Rebecca Front Mrs Brown
Harry Melling Robert Brown
Lily James Ethel Brown
Bertie Carvel Uncle Neville
Edward Piercy Douglas
Jordan Grehs Ginger
Adam Gillen Hector
Richard Southgate George
Martin Jarvis Narrator
Guest cast
Ruby Stokes Grumpy Girl
Isaac Deayton Stroppy Boy
Writing team
Simon Nye Writer (Adapted By)
Production team
Paul Seed Director
John Chapman Producer
Gina Cronk Executive Producer
Dave King Editor
Gary Williamson Production Designer
Stephen Warbeck Composer

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