Mongrels. Image shows from L to R: Destiny, Nelson, Kali, Marion, Vince. Copyright: BBC.


BBC Three sitcom animals in London. 17 episodes (pilot + 2 series), 2010 - 2011. Stars Tony Way, Rufus Jones, Lucy Montgomery, Katy Brand and others.

Series 2

Mongrels. Nelson. Copyright: BBC.

1. Marion And The Force-Field

First broadcast: Monday 7th November 2011

Destiny comes up with a knock-out strategy to win her dream man - John Terry's dog. Recruited by a secret society of bloodthirsty foxes, it's time for Nelson to kill or be killed. Marion is entranced by a peculiarly knowledgeable goldfish.

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Mongrels. Image shows from L to R: Russell Tovey, Marion. Copyright: BBC.

2. Horror Special: Kali And The Rickshaw Inferno

First broadcast: Monday 7th November 2011

With Destiny on heat and trapped inside the pub by sex-crazed zombie dogs, Nelson has a once-in-a-lifetime chance to woo her. Marion's night in is ruined when Vince reveals he's a karaoke hog. After a rickshaw driver runs over her dinner, Kali seeks explosive revenge. Guest stars include Ainsley Harriott and Russell Tovey.

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Mongrels. Image shows from L to R: Danny Dyer, Vince. Copyright: BBC.

3. Destiny And The V.E.T.S.

First broadcast: Monday 14th November 2011

Vince bumps into his old mate Danny Dyer. Kali struggles to win back her perch from a bolshy immigrant. Nelson falls for a feisty older vixen and runs into trouble with a disapproving relative. When Marion adopts Destiny's owner Gary, Destiny has to compete to regain his affection.

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Mongrels. Marion. Copyright: BBC.

4. Nelson And The C***'s Speech

First broadcast: Monday 21st November 2011

It's Vince's wedding day and Nelson is thrilled to be his best man. Now all he has to do is to find just one nice thing to say about Vince in his speech - or die. Destiny adopts a high-risk strategy to avoid sitting at the singles' table. Kali is faced with a difficult dilemma over the wedding buffet - is it acceptable to eat your own cousin?

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Mongrels. Image shows from L to R: Christian Jessen, Kali, Vince, Marion. Copyright: BBC.

5. Nelson And The AMAZING Nuts

First broadcast: Monday 28th November 2011

Marion becomes a YouTube sensation after getting his head stuck in a car tyre. When building work threatens his den, Nelson must find a new flatmate from an endangered species or lose his home. Destiny uncovers a shocking secret about her owner Gary.

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Mongrels. Image shows from L to R: Destiny, Monkey, Marion, Scott Mills, Nelson. Copyright: BBC.

6. Marion And The Myocardial Infarction

First broadcast: Monday 5th December 2011

Nelson's bid to salvage the showbiz career of a depressed chimpanzee is thwarted when his protege reveals an embarrassing personal habit. Marion takes a spin in the washing machine. Kali seeks revenge when her put-downs are outclassed by Destiny's fabulously bitchy new gay best friend.

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Mongrels. Image shows from L to R: Vanessa Feltz, Marion. Copyright: BBC.

7. Kali And The Psychological Warfare

First broadcast: Monday 12th December 2011

Kali embarks on a campaign of psychological warfare against Vanessa Feltz. Marion tries to impress a long lost son with his special brand of fatherly advice. Destiny adopts extreme measures to get her paws on a decrepit old dog's unusually squeaky toy. Nelson tries his hand at matchmaking.

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Mongrels. Image shows from L to R: Lembit Öpik, Marion, Nelson. Copyright: BBC.

8. Vince And The Helpful Horse

First broadcast: Monday 19th December 2011

It's New Year's Day and the night before is a complete blur. With a police dog hot on their trail, Nelson and the gang must solve the mystery of what happened to them on New Year's Eve before the law catches up with them. Where did Marion find his Siamese wife? Why are they now two identical Destinys? And not forgetting Nelson's screaming horse flashbacks...

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Highlights Special: Miquita And The Obligatory Clips Show

First broadcast: Monday 19th December 2011

In the guise of a documentary, Miquita Oliver presents this special episode, including some of the best bits from previous episodes, interviews, and clips from the 'genuine' original Mongrels audition tapes.

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