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.

Press Clippings

Poll reveals the best sitcom Christmas specials

The finale of The Office has been voted as the best TV Christmas sitcom special by readers of Radio Times.

British Comedy Guide, 11th December 2019

Outnumbered kids reunite to recreate boardgame scene

Outnumbered fans have been treated to a trip down memory lane as the young cast recreated the show's iconic board game scene.

Kayleigh Giles, The Sun, 6th July 2019

Which is the best Christmas special of all time?

As the festive TV schedules are received with the usual grumbles, Amelia Tait gets scientific about what makes the perfect Christmas sitcom.

Amela Tait, i Newspaper, 22nd December 2018

Daniel Roche: Dennis and Skinner have dated for years

Hugh Dennis and Claire Skinner sent loyal Outnumbered fans wild after they finally lifted the lid on their relationship just days ago. And their on-screen son Daniel Roche has shared even more insight into the pair's romance, as he has revealed the couple have been dating for 'years'.

Rianne Addo, Daily Mail, 3rd July 2018

Hugh Dennis opens up about romance with Claire Skinner

'I am very, very happy, we are so very happy,' he said, speaking at his London home yesterday.

Daily Mail, 1st July 2018

Outnumbered parents 'become real-life lovers'

Hugh Dennis and Claire Skinner, who play Pete and Sue Brockman in the hit BBC1 sitcom, are said to have been quietly dating for over a year.

Zoe Shenton, The Mirror, 30th June 2018

How we made Outnumbered

'Once the kids were done filming, Hugh Dennis and I would do all the reaction shots to broom handles with wigs on'

Imogen Tilden, The Guardian, 1st May 2018

Hugh Dennis hints there'll be another Outnumbered

Hugh Dennis has hinted there will be another one-off special of TV comedy Outnumbered in the future.

Ellie Genower, The Sun, 1st April 2018

Hugh Dennis: 'Outnumbered may be back for more!'

"Hopefully there will be more Outnumbered in some form at some point. I really would like to do more, it's a lovely thing to do and it does feel like going home."

TV Times, 23rd March 2017

Comedy.co.uk Awards 2016 shortlists announced

The shortlists for the Comedy.co.uk Awards 2016 have been revealed. 60 shows are in the running for the Comedy Of The Year title. Voting is now open.

British Comedy Guide, 16th January 2017