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 4, Episode 2

Outnumbered. Ben (Daniel Roche). Copyright: Hat Trick Productions.
Mum has enough of the boys' attitude to housework so sets out on a campaign to civilise them. Karen battles with chuggers and buying shoes, while Dad goes to war with a domestic appliance.

Broadcast details

Friday 9th September 2011
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Hugh Dennis Pete
Claire Skinner Sue
Tyger Drew-Honey Jake
Daniel Roche Ben
Ramona Marquez Karen
Guest cast
Jacob Anderson Chugger
Louisa Connolly-Burnham Shop Assistant
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


Ben's Cooking Ingredients

Ben embarks on making a gargantuan salad for the family meal but needs to check with Mum first if they have any of the required ingredients.

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Featuring: Claire Skinner (Sue), Daniel Roche (Ben).

Molly and Megan

Karen comes to Dad with a problem she is having with her girl friends. She describes the scenario in detail but Dad, while trying his best to look interested, is clearly not able to keep up with her.

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


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