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.


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

Series 5, Episode 5 is repeated on W on Saturday at 7pm.

Series 3, Episode 2

When Mum finds an inappropriate image on the family computer, an investigation begins. Meanwhile Gran is still staying and Dad is horrified at the thought of having a heart-to-heart with her.

Further details

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

Karen is convinced that she has won half a million pounds and starts to spend it. Meanwhile, the ancient game of chess will never be quite the same again after Ben brings his own special talents to it. Karen also recreates Britain's Got Talent.

Broadcast details

Thursday 15th April 2010
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Hugh Dennis Pete
    Claire Skinner Sue
    Tyger Drew-Honey Jake
    Daniel Roche Ben
    Ramona Marquez Karen
    Guest cast
    Rosalind Ayres Gran (Sandra - Pete's Mum)
    Katrine De Candole Valentina (Mum at Chess Match)
    Julia Hills Babs (Chess Referee)
    Robert Cheung Grayson (Chess Kid)
    Writing team
    Guy Jenkin Writer
    Andy Hamilton Writer
    Production team
    Guy Jenkin Director
    Andy Hamilton Director
    Guy Jenkin Producer
    Andy Hamilton Producer
    Pat Lees Producer
    Jimmy Mulville Executive Producer
    Steve Tempia Editor
    Mark Williams Editor
    Graeme Story Production Designer
    Philip Pope Composer


    What is too fat?

    Karen asks Gran about female body shapes.

    Featuring: Hugh Dennis (Pete), Claire Skinner (Sue), Daniel Roche (Ben), Ramona Marquez (Karen), Rosalind Ayres (Gran).


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