Parents Of The Band. Image shows from L to R: Eddie Soutakis (David Barseghian), Granville Cunningham (Franz Drameh), Phil Parker (Jimmy Nail), Jack Parker (Peter Losasso). Copyright: BBC / Serious Comedy.

Parents Of The Band

BBC One sitcom. 6 episodes (1 series), 2008 - 2009. Stars Jimmy Nail, Peter Losasso, Franz Drameh, David Barseghian, Michael Karim, Colin McFarlane, Nicola Hughes and others.

Series 1

1. Episode One

First broadcast: Friday 28th November 2008

Jack and his friends, Granville and Eddie, only formed a band to have a bit of a laugh and maybe attract some attention from the girls. But Jack's dad Phil has other ideas.

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2. Episode Two

First broadcast: Friday 5th December 2008

The band lands their first official gig playing at Adi's birthday party - on the condition that Adi sings lead, of course.

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3. Episode Three

First broadcast: Friday 12th December 2008

Jack, Granville and Eddie must take work experience with each other's parents.

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4. Episode Four

First broadcast: Friday 19th December 2008

Phil is in a good mood when he receives a royalty check for his Eighties hit. Meanwhile, Jack is smitten with a girl from Denmark.

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5. Episode Five

First broadcast: Friday 2nd January 2009

Phil ropes the band into playing at his parents' fiftieth wedding anniversary party.

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6. Episode Six

First broadcast: Friday 9th January 2009

Phil is surprised to learn from Jack's headmaster that the band has entered the school talent contest.

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