Man Down. Dan (Greg Davies). Copyright: Avalon Television.

Man Down

Channel 4 sitcom about a man struggling to grow up. 26 episodes (4 series), 2013 - 2017. Stars Greg Davies, Roisin Conaty, Mike Wozniak, Gwyneth Powell and others.

Series 1 - Christmas Special

Man Down. Image shows from L to R: Dad (Rik Mayall), Mum (Gwyneth Powell). Copyright: Avalon Television.
'Scrooge 3000', a festive school play set in space, and a terrifying yuletide tradition, unsurprisingly courtesy of his psychotic dad, are just two of the Christmas challenges which risk reducing Dan's life to a crumbling mess.

Broadcast details

Date
Wednesday 25th December 2013
Time
10:35pm
Channel
Channel 4
Length
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Greg Davies Dan
Roisin Conaty Jo
Mike Wozniak Brian
Gwyneth Powell Mum
Jeany Spark Emma
Ashley McGuire Shakira
Madeleine Harris Karen
Alfie Davis Dennis
Madeline Holliday Maddie
Rik Mayall Dad
George Bothamley Maurice
Guest cast
Sasha Badher School Student
Aviraj Batth School Student
Luke Britton School Student
Hana Chalboub School Student
Andre Christdoulou School Student
Mia Drewett School Student / Class Kid
Molly Field School Student
Kemi Gbadebo School Student
Ashley Jones School Student
Hayden Keeler-Stone School Student (Café Kid)
Mikita Koyyrev School Student
Lucy Moores School Student
Frankie Peak School Student
Matt Swinyard School Student
Xiaoming Woolfe School Student
Ayanna Christie-Brown School Student
Brian Murphy Mr Field-Williams
Sian Harries Bar Maid
Barry Castagnola Bar Manager
Angela Curran Vicar
Daniel Jones Alan
George Hill Tiny Toby 2.0
Chloe Symonds Maureen
Kassius Johnson (as Kassius Carey-Johnson) Morgan
Writing team
Greg Davies Writer
Stephen Morrison Writer (Additional Material)
Sian Harries Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Matt Lipsey Director
Spencer Millman Producer
James Taylor Executive Producer
Richard Allen-Turner Executive Producer
Jon Thoday Executive Producer
Toby Stevens Executive Producer
Charlie Phillips Editor
Richard Drew Production Designer
Chris Egan Composer
Bob Bradley Composer

Video

Christmas Special Preview

Dan's dad is causing trouble again.

Featuring: Greg Davies (Dan), Gwyneth Powell (Mum), Rik Mayall (Dad).

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