Peep Show. Image shows from L to R: Mark Corrigan (David Mitchell), Jeremy Usbourne (Robert Webb). Copyright: Objective Productions.

Peep Show

Channel 4 sitcom about two guys. 54 episodes (9 series), 2003 - 2015. Stars Robert Webb, David Mitchell, Olivia Colman, Matt King and others.

Series 1, Episode 1 - Warring Factions

Mark's inappropriate hand placing leave him in a bad position with the object of his desire, Sophie.

Further details

Later the guys, who have fallen out over Mark laughing at Jez's music track, are invited to a party at Toni's. Whilst Mark tries to put the moves on Toni, Jez is putting the moves on her sister who, thanks to Mark, he incorrectly believes has cancer.

Jez makes a number of cancer faux-pas and Mark strikes out with Toni leaving the pair ridiculed. Mark has a violent outburst against some children who have been bullying him which is witnessed by Sophie.

Broadcast details

Friday 19th September 2003
Channel 4
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Robert Webb Jeremy Usbourne
    David Mitchell Mark Corrigan
    Olivia Colman Sophie Chapman
    Matt King Super Hans
    Elizabeth Marmur Toni
    Guest cast
    Dolly Wells Paula
    Sonny Muslim Teenager
    Robert Harley Actor
    Carolyn Pertwee Actor
    Writing team
    Jesse Armstrong Writer
    Sam Bain Writer
    David Mitchell Writer (Additional Material)
    Robert Webb Writer (Additional Material)
    Production team
    Jeremy Wooding Director
    Phil Clarke Producer
    Andrew O'Connor Executive Producer
    Jesse Armstrong Associate Producer
    Sam Bain Associate Producer
    Lucien Clayton Editor
    Stefan Stuckert Editor
    Jeff Sherriff Production Designer
    Daniel Pemberton Composer
    Jonathan Whitehead Composer

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