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

Wednesday 25th December 2013
Channel 4
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


    Christmas Special Preview

    Dan's dad is causing trouble again.

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


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