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 1, Episode 3 is repeated on W today at 5pm.

Series 3, Episode 3

Outnumbered. Image shows from L to R: Karen (Ramona Marquez), Ben (Daniel Roche). Copyright: Hat Trick Productions.
Karen recreates The Apprentice, Ben takes a close interest in Dad's medical tests, Mum thinks Jake's healthy interest in girls is becoming unhealthy, and the ghost of John McEnroe hovers over Dad's Saturday morning game of tennis. Karen decides to sort things out.

Broadcast details

Thursday 22nd 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
    Fraser James Rick (Pete's Tennis Partner)
    Anna Skellern Kelly (Girl Jake Fancies)
    Alex Macqueen Howard (Speed Bump Campaigner)
    Michael Fenton Stevens Lance (Bad Sport Tennis Player)
    Philip Pope Frankie (Tennis Player)
    Bailey Pilbeam Dean (Jake's Friend)
    Marcello Cruz Luke (Jake's Friend)
    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


    Girls Can't Throw

    Karen wants to go into space.

    Featuring: Hugh Dennis (Pete), Tyger Drew-Honey (Jake), Daniel Roche (Ben).


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