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 3, Episode 2

Dressed to impressed, Lisa aims for the top of the career ladder, but a lack of formal qualifications is holding her back.

Further details

Mount Pleasant. Image shows from L to R: Dan Johnson (Daniel Ryan), Greg Porter (Adrian Bower). Copyright: Tiger Aspect Productions.

Hold on to your hats potential employers, Lisa is coming to get you. Dressed to impressed, she aims for the top of the career ladder, but a lack of formal qualifications is holding her back. Dan, meanwhile, hopes generous amounts of champagne and sweet-talking will convince his wife it's time to start a family.

Elsewhere on the cul-de-sac, Fergus has a proposal for Denise - a business proposal, that is - and Bianca rides the winds of change by applying for a job at the pub. It's the perfect spot to spy on Gary's night out with Ella, too, even if neither teen knows whether they're on an official date or not.

Trouble looms later in the episode when Dan finds himself in a date-like situation with Tanya after their other halves pull out of a planned dinner party. As the night draws in and the pair get cosy, it looks like the hamper of Spanish goodies she's stolen isn't the only thing of Lisa's that Tanya is keen to get her mitts on.

Broadcast details

Date
Wednesday 18th September 2013
Time
9pm
Channel
Sky Living
Length
60 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Sally Lindsay Lisa Johnson
Daniel Ryan Dan Johnson
Adrian Bower Greg Porter
Ainsley Howard Denise Bradwell
Neil Fitzmaurice Fergus Smythe
Paula Wilcox Pauline Johnson
James Dreyfus Roger Jones
Samantha Janus (as Samantha Womack) Tanya
Nigel Harman Bradley Dawson
Nicola Millbank Ella Dawson
Sian Reeves Bianca
George Sampson Gary
David Bradley Charlie
Sophia Di Martino Amber
Writing team
Mark Brotherhood Writer
Production team
Ian Barnes Director
Jane Wallbank Producer
Brett Wilson Producer
Sophie Clarke-Jervoise Executive Producer
Lucy Lumsden Executive Producer
Jon Mountague Executive Producer
Sarah Hooper Executive Producer
Jim Hampton Editor
Christopher Walker Production Designer
Jonathan Whitehead Composer
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