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

Miranda

BBC One sitcom. 22 episodes (3 series), 2009 - 2015. Stars Miranda Hart, Sarah Hadland, Patricia Hodge, Tom Ellis, Sally Phillips, Bo Poraj, Naomi Bentley and others.

Series 3, Episode 2 - What A Surprise

Penny embarrasses Miranda by running for local councillor with Tilly as her wing man. Gary has put himself on the dating scene and Miranda decides she has to do the same.

Broadcast details

Date
Tuesday 1st January 2013
Time
9pm
Channel
BBC One
Length
30 minutes
Ratings
9.04 million viewers (32.50% audience share)

Full synopsis

Miranda. Miranda (Miranda Hart). Copyright: BBC.

Penny embarrasses Miranda by running for local councillor with Tilly as her wing man.

Gary has put himself on the dating scene and Miranda decides she has to do the same. They both want dates for Stevie's birthday party. Will they find partners or end up back in each other's company? The result is a big surprise for Stevie.

Repeats

  1. Friday 13th December 2013 at 20.30
  2. Monday 21st April 2014 at 20.30
  3. Tuesday 22nd April 2014 at 00.05 on BBC1 Wales
  4. Tuesday 20th October 2015 at 22.00 on Gold
  5. Wednesday 21st October 2015 at 19.20 on Gold
  6. Thursday 24th March 2016 at 22.40 on Gold
  7. Friday 25th March 2016 at 20.30 on Gold

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Miranda Hart Miranda
Sarah Hadland Stevie
Patricia Hodge Penny
Tom Ellis Gary
Sally Phillips Tilly
Bo Poraj Mike (News Reporter)
Naomi Bentley Rose
Guest cast
James Doherty PC Davis
Stephen Fawkes Policeman in Shop
Neil Edmond Cousin Benji
Hannah Chalmers Shop Assistant
Andrew Woodall Xavier
Hilary Whitehall Veronica (Tennis Club VP)
Steve Oram PC Davis
Matt Weyland Police Sergeant
Joanna Ignaczewska Unknown
Tracy Green Unknown
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 Exec Producer
Harry Banks Production Design
Alex Eckford Composer
Jake Bernard Editor

Videos

Penny's Campaign

Penny and Tilly hit the High Street to campaign for Penny to be elected.

Featuring: Miranda Hart (Miranda), Patricia Hodge (Penny), Sally Phillips (Tilly).


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