Life Of Riley. Image shows from L to R: Danny Riley (Taylor Fawcett), Maddy Riley (Caroline Quentin), Ted Jackson (Patrick Nolan), Jim Riley (Neil Dudgeon), Katy Riley (Lucinda Dryzek). Copyright: Catherine Bailey Productions Limited
Life Of Riley

Life Of Riley

  • TV sitcom
  • BBC One
  • 2009 - 2011
  • 20 episodes (3 series)

Family sitcom starring Caroline Quentin and Neil Dudgeon. It follows second time newly-weds Maddy and Jim, and their dysfunctional family. Stars Caroline Quentin, Neil Dudgeon, Lucinda Dryzek, Taylor Fawcett, Patrick Nolan and more.

Episode menu

Series 2, Episode 5 - School's Out

Life Of Riley. Maddy Riley (Caroline Quentin). Copyright: Catherine Bailey Productions Limited
When Maddy sets out to get her son Ted into the best school in their area, she discovers that passing the entrance exam is the easy bit.

Broadcast details

Wednesday 14th April 2010
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Caroline Quentin Maddy Riley
Neil Dudgeon Jim Riley
Lucinda Dryzek Katy Riley
Taylor Fawcett Danny Riley
Patrick Nolan Ted Jackson
Heather Craney Alison Weaver
Richard Lumsden Roger Weaver
Guest cast
Simon Greenall Mr Smith
Selina Cadell Headmistress
Joe Jacobs Mark
Richard James Graham Harley
Marilyn O'Brien Miss Slater
Writing team
Georgia Pritchett Writer
Dan Gaster Writer (Additional Material)
Will Ing Writer (Additional Material)
Paul Powell Writer (Additional Material)
Phil Whelans Writer (Additional Material)
Connal Orton Script Editor
David Isaac Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Richard Boden Director
Richard Boden Producer
Rebecca Papworth Executive Producer
Jon Rolph Executive Producer
Catherine Bailey Executive Producer
Angela Slaven Editor
Richard Halladay Editor
Joanne Sutherland Production Designer
Willie Dowling Composer

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