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 5

Outnumbered. Ben (Daniel Roche). Copyright: Hat Trick Productions.
Mum is still convinced Jake has a secret. Ben is determined to enter a school talent competition with an unusual double act. Then a couple of surprise callers make life more difficult than usual for the family.

Broadcast details

Thursday 29th September 2011
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Hugh Dennis Pete
Claire Skinner Sue
Tyger Drew-Honey Jake
Daniel Roche Ben
Ramona Marquez Karen
Samantha Bond Auntie Angela
Guest cast
Pip Torrens Armitage
Josephine Kook Clark Misty
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


The Performing Dummy

Ben and Junior perform for Auntie Angela and Misty.

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Featuring: Daniel Roche (Ben), Samantha Bond (Auntie Angela), David Lee (Surprised Walker).

Ben's Talent Contest

Ben is trying to find something original to do for this school talent show...

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Featuring: Hugh Dennis (Pete), Daniel Roche (Ben).


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