Mount Pleasant. Image shows from L to R: Lisa Johnson (Sally Lindsay), Barry Harris (Bobby Ball), Dan Johnson (Daniel Ryan). Copyright: Tiger Aspect Productions.

Mount Pleasant

Sky One and Sky Living comedy drama about a couple and their friends and family. 53 episodes (6 series), 2011 - 2017. Stars Sally Lindsay, Daniel Ryan, Bobby Ball, Adrian Bower and others.

Series 2 - Christmas Special

Pauline wishes Charlie wasn't there, Lisa's not happy with her present from Dan and there's a disaster at Bianca's... will it be a Christmas to remember?

Further details

Mount Pleasant. Image shows from L to R: Dan Johnson (Daniel Ryan), Lisa Johnson (Sally Lindsay). Copyright: Tiger Aspect Productions.

It's Christmas Day on Mount Pleasant and there's plenty of festive cheer to go round. Almost. Lisa's down in the dumps because she misses her parents who have moved to Spain, but surely Dan's thoughtful presents will cheer her up? If only furry Crocs had been on her list to Santa. And things only get worse when a grumpy Pauline sticks her nose where it isn't wanted in the kitchen.

The day's looking a bit more jolly over at Bianca's, what with her abundance of gifts for Gary. Although she can't help but be disappointed when the teen refuses to join her in volunteering at Reverend Roger's homeless shelter. It's Chris to the rescue, however, as he shows Gary the error of his ways. But their happiness is short lived when disaster strikes at home thanks to an overflowing bath.

As everyone congregates at Lisa and Dan's in an attempt to save Christmas, there's turkey and tinsel aplenty, not to mention an engagement, drunken speeches, kisses under the mistletoe and a spot of seasonal karaoke.

Mount Pleasant. Image shows from L to R: Gary (George Sampson), Kate (Liza Tarbuck), Pauline Johnson (Paula Wilcox), Charlie (David Bradley), Dan Johnson (Daniel Ryan), Lisa Johnson (Sally Lindsay), Chris (Robson Green), Bianca (Sian Reeves). Copyright: Tiger Aspect Productions.

Broadcast details

Date
Sunday 23rd December 2012
Time
9pm
Channel
Sky Living
Length
60 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Sally Lindsay Lisa Johnson
Daniel Ryan Dan Johnson
Ainsley Howard Denise Bradwell
Paula Wilcox Pauline Johnson
James Dreyfus Roger Jones
Angela Griffin Shelley
Liza Tarbuck Kate
Sian Reeves Bianca
George Sampson Gary
Robson Green Chris
David Bradley Charlie
Writing team
Sarah Hooper Writer
Production team
Ian Barnes Director
Howard Ella Producer
Sophie Clarke-Jervoise Executive Producer
Lucy Lumsden Executive Producer
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