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, Episode 6 - Marion And The Myocardial Infarction

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.

Further details

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

Song: I'm Gonna Murder Justin Bieber - Sung by the Monkey.
Written by Adam Kay, James Farrell and James Doherty.


This episode was originally scheduled as the fifth in the series.

Broadcast details

Monday 5th December 2011
BBC Three
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Tony Way Gary
Rufus Jones Nelson (Voice)
Lucy Montgomery Destiny (Voice)
Katy Brand Kali (Voice)
Dan Tetsell Marion (Voice)
Paul Kaye Vince (Voice)
Ruth Bratt Ensemble (Various Roles) (Voice)
Felix Dexter Ensemble (Various Roles) (Voice)
Guest cast
Gordon Peters Barry
Oriane Messina Jennifer
Rich Fulcher Producer
Javier Marzan Miner
David Armand Steve
Amy Yamazaki Gemma
Scott Mills Self
Natasha Hamilton Self
James Doherty Monkey (Voice)
Writing team
Daniel Peak Writer
Dan Tetsell Writer (Additional Material)
Henry White Writer (Additional Material)
Paul Mayhew-Archer Script Editor
Jon Brown Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Adam Miller Director
Stephen McCrum Producer
Mark Freeland Executive Producer


I'm Gonna Murder Justin Bieber

A depressed chimp sings about wanting to murder Justin Bieber.

Featuring: James Doherty (Monkey).

When Scott Mills Met A Chimp

Scott Mills meets a chimp with a very unusual habit.

Featuring: Rufus Jones (Nelson), Scott Mills, James Doherty (Monkey).

Kali Joins A Gang

Kali finds joining a gang more difficult than she expected...

Featuring: Katy Brand (Kali), Felix Dexter (Ensemble (Various Roles)).

Natasha Hamilton's Chiuaua

Natasha Hamilton of Atomic Kitten fame has more than just lip gloss in her handbag...

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Featuring: Lucy Montgomery (Destiny), Tony Way (Gary), Felix Dexter (Ensemble (Various Roles)), Natasha Hamilton.

Marion and the Bin Lady

Marion is brutally dumped in a wheelie bin? Who would do such a thing to an innocent cat?

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Featuring: Rufus Jones (Nelson), Katy Brand (Kali), Dan Tetsell (Marion).


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