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

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