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Man Down

Man Down

  • TV sitcom
  • Channel 4
  • 2013 - 2017
  • 26 episodes (4 series)

Sitcom starring Greg Davies as Dan, a teacher with crushing character flaws. Also features Roisin Conaty, Mike Wozniak, Gwyneth Powell, Stephanie Cole, Jeany Spark and more.

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Christmas Special - Finding Nesta

Man Down. Dan (Greg Davies)
Christmas is coming, the turkey is getting fat... and, in this case, alarmingly aggressive.

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Further details

After a difficult year Dan is convinced he has turned his life around only to meet a Christmas thorn in his side in the shape of his aunt Nesta (Stephanie Cole OBE). He and his two faithful friends quickly discover that a farm is not their natural habitat.


This episode was dedicated "to the memory of two very funny Dads", Rik Mayall (1958 - 2014) and Bob Davies (1936 - 2014).

Broadcast details

Tuesday 23rd December 2014
Channel 4
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Wednesday 24th December 2014 3:50am 4seven
Friday 25th December 2015 2:00am C4

Cast & crew

Greg Davies Dan
Roisin Conaty Jo
Mike Wozniak Brian
Gwyneth Powell Mum
Stephanie Cole Nesta
Jeany Spark Emma
Ashley McGuire Shakira
Madeleine Harris Karen
Alfie Davis Dennis
Guest cast
Hayden Keeler-Stone School Student (Café Kid)
Justin Edwards Solicitor
Andy Linden Barry
Rebecca Cooper Nervous Woman
Writing team
Greg Davies Writer
Stephen Morrison Writer
Sian Harries Writer
Ed Gamble Writer (Additional Material)
Roisin Conaty Writer (Additional Material)
Chris Corcoran Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Al Campbell Director
Spencer Millman Producer
James Taylor Executive Producer
Richard Allen-Turner Executive Producer
Jon Thoday Executive Producer
Christopher Watson Editor
Brian Sykes Production Designer
Chris Egan Composer
Bob Bradley Composer


Turkey Fight

Dan fights a turkey.

Featuring: Greg Davies (Dan) & Mike Wozniak (Brian).

Christmas Special - Trailer

The trailer for the 2014 Christmas special starring Greg Davies.

Featuring: Greg Davies (Dan), Roisin Conaty (Jo) & Mike Wozniak (Brian).

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