King Gary. Image shows from L to R: Teddy King (Riley Burgin), Terri King (Laura Checkley), Gary King (Tom Davis), Denise King (Camille Coduri), Big Gary King (Simon Day). Copyright: Shiny Button Productions.

King Gary

BBC One sitcom about a working-class family. 7 episodes (pilot + 1 series), 2018 - 2020. Stars Tom Davis, Laura Checkley, Riley Burgin, Camille Coduri and others.

Another series is in development.

Series 1

King Gary. Image shows from L to R: Winkle (Neil Maskell), Gary King (Tom Davis). Copyright: Shiny Button Productions.

1. Lee Benson

First broadcast: Friday 10th January 2020

Gary has a building site prankster to deal with, but he turns out to be the local lunatic and hard man Lee Benson. Can Gary muster the courage to sack the terrifying Benson, or will his dad, Big Gary, have to get involved?

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King Gary. Gary King (Tom Davis). Copyright: Shiny Button Productions.

2. Pass To Abboussi

First broadcast: Friday 17th January 2020

Gary's under 9s little league team, The Badgers, are in the cup final, but the week before the match his star player, Abboussi, is poached by Chelsea.

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King Gary. Terri King (Laura Checkley). Copyright: Shiny Button Productions.

3. The Bunion

First broadcast: Friday 24th January 2020

Recovering after an operation Gary is constantly disrupted by deliveries for his neighbour, while Terri's life is upset when an old raving picture is shared on Facebook.

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King Gary. Mad Kay (Lisa McGrillis). Copyright: Shiny Button Productions.

4. The Big Schmooze

First broadcast: Friday 31st January 2020

Gary is having an extension built but one objection from a neighbour could affect his planning permission, so he hosts a dinner party for all the Crescent folk.

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King Gary. Denise King (Camille Coduri). Copyright: Shiny Button Productions.

5. The Ninth Hole

First broadcast: Friday 7th February 2020

Gary has organised a trip to an indoor mini golf course for Big Gary's birthday, but the father v. son game gets highly competitive. Meanwhile, Terri meddles in Gary's mate's date.

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King Gary. Image shows from L to R: Gary King (Tom Davis), Teddy King (Riley Burgin). Copyright: Shiny Button Productions.

6. Holiday Pals

First broadcast: Friday 14th February 2020

The King family are on holiday and Gary specifically wants to spend some quality time with Terri, but she makes some holiday pals - a French family who scupper all of Gary's plans.

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