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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 3 - The Dinner Party

Miranda has decided to prove to herself and her friends she can officially be an adult. First by looking after a toddler, then, by hosting a dinner party for eight...

Broadcast details

Date
Monday 7th January 2013
Time
9pm
Channel
BBC One
Length
30 minutes
Ratings
6.81 million viewers (25.90% audience share)

Full synopsis

Miranda. Image shows from L to R: Miranda (Miranda Hart), Mike (Bo Poraj). Copyright: BBC.

Miranda has decided to prove to herself and her friends she can officially be an adult. First by looking after a toddler, but the soft play centre is too much of a lure and she gets stuck in a kids' tunnel. Then, by hosting a dinner party for eight. It ends in inevitable chaos.

Repeats

  1. Friday 27th December 2013 at 20.30
  2. Monday 5th May 2014 at 20.30
  3. Monday 5th May 2014 at 23.25 on BBC1 Wales
  4. Tuesday 27th October 2015 at 22.00 on Gold
  5. Wednesday 28th October 2015 at 19.20 on Gold
  6. Thursday 31st March 2016 at 22.40 on Gold
  7. Friday 1st April 2016 at 19.20 on Gold
  8. Saturday 3rd September 2016 at 22.20 on Gold
  9. Sunday 4th September 2016 at 20.20 on Gold

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Miranda Hart Miranda
Sarah Hadland Stevie
Patricia Hodge Penny
Tom Ellis Gary
Bo Poraj Mike (News Reporter)
Naomi Bentley Rose
Guest cast
Margaret Cabourn-Smith Alison (Loved-Up Woman)
John Finnemore Chris (Loved-Up Man)
Tim Pigott-Smith Valerie (Osteopath)
Sarah Flower Yoga Instructor
Paul Kerensa Customer
Glen Davies Plumber
Joanna Neary Childrens' Musical Playgroup Leader
Alice Hart M&S Customer
Joe Wilkinson Traffic Warden
Writing team
Miranda Hart Writer
Richard Hurst Writer
Georgia Pritchett Writer
Paul Powell Writer
Paul Kerensa Writer
Andrew Ellard Script Editor
Production team
Juliet May Director
Emma Strain Producer
Jo Sargent Exec Producer
Harry Banks Production Designer
Tracey Macario Production Designer
Alex Eckford Composer
Jake Bernard Editor

Videos

Tight Pants in a Public Place

Miranda's washing machine has broken, so she's found all new ways to wash her pants... in the dishwasher.

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

Miranda has a Massage

Miranda heads to see an Osteopath for a massage after straining her back. What could possibly go wrong?

Featuring: Miranda Hart (Miranda), Tim Pigott-Smith (Valerie).

Behind-the-scenes: Wind, Gates and Crash Mats

A video extra, in which the cast talk about performing stunts and eating dinner. This video is linked to 'The Dinner Party' episode.

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


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