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 3

Fergus ends up on dad duty while Denise gets her modelling career started, leaving Lisa to do all the graft setting up their first office. Dan is not best amused.

Further details

Mount Pleasant. Image shows from L to R: Pauline Johnson (Paula Wilcox), Charlie (David Bradley). Copyright: Tiger Aspect Productions.

Lisa bickers with business partner Fergus about their first office, and forgetting that Rome wasn't built in a day, she can't imagine an empire ever growing from a grotty old building. Then, Fergus ends up on dad duty while Denise gets her modelling career started, leaving Lisa to do all the graft, which in turns prompts a row with Dan, who thinks she's putting work before kids.

Things get messy, meanwhile, when Charlie and Pauline scout wedding venues. The bride lines up meetings with Manchester's swankiest hotspots, but it's a ploy to get leathered on free booze and convince Charlie karaoke and a finger buffet is the way forward. Likewise, Bradley pleads with Tanya to fess up about stealing Lisa's hamper and lets slip this isn't the first time she's got sticky fingers.

The Johnson boys also give into temptation, with Greg getting more than he bargained for from drug dealer Gerry, and Dan falling for the charms of his sultry neighbour.

Broadcast details

Date
Wednesday 25th 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
David Bradley Charlie
Sophia Di Martino Amber
Guest cast
Simon Day Gerry
Caroline Harding Maitre d'
Christopher Jordan Waiter
Writing team
Sarah Hooper 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
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