Lunch Monkeys. Image shows from L to R: Kenny Graham (Christian Foster), Tania MacGuire (Jessica Hall), Asif Khan (Abdullah Afzal), Shelley Benson (Rachel Rae), Darrel Wadsworth (Chris Hannon). Copyright: BBC.

Lunch Monkeys

BBC Three sitcom about lowly office workers. 13 episodes (pilot + 2 series), 2008 - 2011. Stars Abdullah Afzal, Chris Hannon, Christian Foster, Jessica Hall and others.

Series 2, Episode 4 - Dream A Little Dream

Kenny is back from a week on tour with the band for which he does photos and flyers. Tania has missed him, but Asif has missed him more.

Further details

Lunch Monkeys. Image shows from L to R: Shelley Benson (Rachel Rae), Darrel Wadsworth (Chris Hannon), Kenny Graham (Christian Foster), Tania MacGuire (Jessica Hall). Copyright: Channel K / BBC.

Tania has planned a motivational exercise involving hats and five-year life plans which puts the fear into Kenny.

Tania wants everyone to think about their dreams for the future, but Shelley can only think about her recurring nightmare featuring household chores.

Darrel's life plan involves replacing Tania as postroom supervisor.

Broadcast details

Thursday 24th February 2011
BBC Three
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Abdullah Afzal Asif Khan
    Chris Hannon Darrel Wadsworth
    Christian Foster Kenny Graham
    Jessica Hall Tania MacGuire
    Rachel Rae Shelley Benson
    Sian Reeves Gloria Stevens
    Steve John Shepherd Charlie Brierson
    Guest cast
    Jessica Knappett Becky
    Liz Hume-Dawson Auditor
    Writing team
    David Isaac Writer
    Paul Kerensa Script Editor
    Rebecca Papworth Writer (Additional Material)
    Production team
    Matt Holt Director
    Matt Tiller Producer
    Alan Marke Executive Producer
    Jim Reid Executive Producer
    Jon Rolph Executive Producer
    Peter Hallworth Editor
    Jim Holloway Production Designer
    Janet Hampson Casting Director
    Augustin Bousfield Composer

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