British Comedy Guide

Miranda. Image shows from L to R: Gary (Tom Ellis), Penny (Patricia Hodge), Miranda (Miranda Hart), Stevie (Sarah Hadland), Clive (James Holmes). Copyright: BBC.


BBC One and BBC Two sitcom starring Miranda Hart. 22 episodes (3 series), 2009 - 2015. Stars Miranda Hart, Sarah Hadland, Patricia Hodge, Tom Ellis and others.

Another series is in development.

Series 3, Episode 1 - It Was Panning

Penny is threatening to cancel Miranda's Christmas if she doesn't sort her life out...

Full synopsis

Miranda. Image shows from L to R: Miranda (Miranda Hart), Gary (Tom Ellis). Copyright: BBC.

Penny is threatening to cancel Miranda's Christmas if she doesn't sort her life out. Among other things, she forces her daughter on a detox.

Having sold the shop, Stevie has a new executive job and Miranda tries to follow her into an office role, but it all proves too much.

Meanwhile, are Gary and Miranda able to just be friends?

Broadcast details

Wednesday 26th December 2012
30 minutes


  1. Friday 29th November 2013 at 8:30pm on BBC1
  2. Monday 1st December 2014 at 8:30pm on BBC1
  3. Tuesday 13th October 2015 at 10:00pm on Gold
  4. Wednesday 14th October 2015 at 7:20pm on Gold
  5. Thursday 17th March 2016 at 10:40pm on Gold
  6. Friday 18th March 2016 at 7:20pm on Gold
  7. Saturday 3rd September 2016 at 9:00pm on Gold
  8. Sunday 4th September 2016 at 7:00pm on Gold
  9. Wednesday 30th November 2016 at 9:40pm on Gold
  10. Thursday 1st December 2016 at 8:00pm on Gold
  11. Monday 26th June 2017 at 10:00pm on W
  12. Tuesday 1st August 2017 at 8:20pm on Gold

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Miranda Hart Miranda
Sarah Hadland Stevie
Patricia Hodge Penny
Tom Ellis Gary
Sally Phillips Tilly
Bo Poraj Mike
Guest cast
Caroline Newman Zumba Instructor
Edward Bennett New Boss
Lizzie Stables Emma (Office Girl)
Taj Atwal Emma (Office Girl)
Emma Kennedy Sue Perb
Jason Watkins Dick Twist
Graham Bohea Messenger
Vicki Pepperdine Eaters Anonymous Group Leader
Writing team
Miranda Hart Writer
Richard Hurst Writer
Georgia Pritchett Writer
Paul Powell Writer
Paul Kerensa Writer
Jason Cook Writer
Andrew Ellard Script Editor
Production team
Juliet May Director
Emma Strain Producer
Jo Sargent Executive Producer
Jake Bernard Editor
Harry Banks Production Designer
Tracey Macario Production Designer
Alex Eckford Composer


Miranda - 2012 Christmas Trailer

It's Christmas and Miranda would like a relaxing and fun time without her parents.

Featuring: Miranda Hart (Miranda), Sarah Hadland (Stevie), Patricia Hodge (Penny), Tom Ellis (Gary).

Christmas Carolling with Miranda & Stevie

Stevie and Miranda find themselves performing in a festive choir.

Featuring: Miranda Hart (Miranda), Sarah Hadland (Stevie).

Miranda comes unstuck in a fountain

Gary and Miranda take a romantic stroll through town. What could possibly go wrong?

Featuring: Miranda Hart (Miranda), Tom Ellis (Gary).

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