Outnumbered. Image shows from L to R: Ben (Daniel Roche), Pete (Hugh Dennis), Jake (Tyger Drew-Honey), Karen (Ramona Marquez), Sue (Claire Skinner). Copyright: Hat Trick Productions.

Outnumbered

BBC One sitcom about a family. 35 episodes (5 series), 2007 - 2016. Stars Hugh Dennis, Claire Skinner, Tyger Drew-Honey, Daniel Roche and others.

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Series 2, Episode 7

The Brockman family have a very restless night. Will anyone get any sleep? And what on earth are those dreadful noises coming from next door? And why is there a policeman at their front door?

Further details

Outnumbered. Image shows from L to R: Frank (Grandad) (David Ryall), Karen (Ramona Marquez), Ben (Daniel Roche). Copyright: Hat Trick Productions.

The Brockman family have a very restless night. Ben has just been to casualty (where his frequent visits are beginning to arouse suspicions), Karen is staying up writing an angry letter to the Prime Minister asking him to fire her teacher, and Jake is providing alibis for his girlfriend.

As the night wears on, a thunderstorm breaks over the house, and Mum receives some shocking news about her dream boss. Will anyone get any sleep? And what on earth are those dreadful noises coming from next door? And why is there a policeman at their front door?

Broadcast details

Date
Saturday 27th December 2008
Time
9:30pm
Channel
BBC One
Length
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Hugh Dennis Pete
Claire Skinner Sue
Tyger Drew-Honey Jake
Daniel Roche Ben
Ramona Marquez Karen
David Ryall Frank (Grandad)
Lorraine Pilkington Barbara
Guest cast
Jonathan Cullen Headmaster
Michele Austin Nurse
Nila Aalia Amelia
Mark Spalding PC Smith
Writing team
Guy Jenkin Writer
Andy Hamilton Writer
Production team
Guy Jenkin Director
Andy Hamilton Director
Guy Jenkin Producer
Andy Hamilton Producer
Jimmy Mulville Executive Producer

Video

Karen's List

Dad is worried that Karen has been writing a list of people she dislikes.

Featuring: Hugh Dennis (Pete), Ramona Marquez (Karen).

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