Life's Too Short. Warwick (Warwick Davis). Copyright: BBC.

Life's Too Short

BBC Two sitcom about a dwarf actor. 8 episodes (1 series), 2011 - 2013. Stars Warwick Davis, Ricky Gervais, Stephen Merchant, Steve Brody and others.

Series 1, Episode 7

Life's Too Short. Image shows from L to R: Ricky (Ricky Gervais), Gordon Sumner, Warwick (Warwick Davis). Copyright: BBC.
In the series finale, Warwick attends a charity event in the hope of hanging out with celebrities. However, in trying to impress Sting he ends up spending more than he can afford. Consequently he has to look for a new home and hopes Amy will see him again.

Broadcast details

Tuesday 20th December 2011
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Warwick Davis Warwick
Ricky Gervais Ricky
Stephen Merchant Stephen
Steve Brody Eric
Rosamund Hanson Cheryl
Jo Enright Sue
Guest cast
Matthew Holness Ian (Lawyer)
Kiruna Stamell Amy
Jaq Croft PR Woman
Mark Roper Doorman
Scarlett Sabet Jill
John Biggins Landlord
Gordon Sumner (as Sting) Self
Sophie Ellis-Bextor Self
Writing team
Ricky Gervais Writer
Stephen Merchant Writer
Production team
Ricky Gervais Director
Stephen Merchant Director
Charlie Hanson Producer
Ricky Gervais Executive Producer
Stephen Merchant Executive Producer
Mark Freeland Executive Producer



Ricky Gervais agrees to host a charity auction organised by Sting.

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Featuring: Warwick Davis (Warwick), Ricky Gervais (Ricky), Sting.

No Invite

Warwick attends a charity event run by Sting but has forgotten his invite? No invite, no entry.

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Behind-the-Scenes: Charity

A behind-the-scenes look at filming Warwick's attendance at Sting's charity event...

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