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.

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

Series 1, Episode 1 - Lee Benson

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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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? Gary sets up a one-to-one meeting with Benson at his local, the roughest pub in the area, but not before he has rehearsed the chat with Terri at home.

Meanwhile, young Teddy King has his first date with the coolest girl down 'the Dave', Rose Ferdinando. Terri is so keen to impress Rose's mum, Chloe, on the dinner date that she borrows a brand new Range Rover from a friend and pretends it's her own.

Broadcast details

Date
Friday 10th January 2020
Time
9:30pm
Channel
BBC One
Length
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Tom Davis Gary King
Laura Checkley Terri King
Riley Burgin Teddy King
Simon Day Big Gary King
Guest cast
Miranda Hennessy Chloe Ferdinando
Neil Maskell Winkle
Amy Clarke Rose Ferdinando
Mim Shaikh Wayne
George Lasha Voytec
Jamie Michie Lee Benson
Writing team
Tom Davis Writer
James De Frond Writer
Geoff Norcott Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
James De Frond Director
Rupert Majendie Producer
Andy Brereton Executive Producer
Tom Davis Executive Producer
James De Frond Executive Producer
Alex Moody Executive Producer
Robin Hill Editor
Anna Sheldrake Production Designer
Pete Wareham Composer

Video

I just want to see what all the buttons do

Terri pulls out all the stops in a borrowed new Range Rover which she pretends is hers.

Featuring: Laura Checkley (Terri King), Miranda Hennessy (Chloe Ferdinando).

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