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 5, Episode 5 is repeated on Gold tomorrow at 1:20am.

Series 1, Episode 6 - Funeral

Jeremy's uncle Ray, is dying in a hospice. Jeremy decides to deal with his uncle's death by taking advantage of Toni. Or at least he tries too. Meanwhile Mark finally gets Sophie on a date... at the funeral.

Further details

Jeremy causes a stir at the funeral by standing up for Ray's faith, much to the annoyance of one of his aunts. However, it goes down well with everyone else. As Mark gets to his chance with Sophie he begins to worry about his large testicles.

Jeremy finds out that the cause of Ray's death is a hereditary disease. This pushes Jeremy to the edge, ruining Mark and Sophie's weekend away, as they feel obliged to invite him. Jeremy gets drunk and tries it on with Soph, but she turns him down.

Mark finds Jez passed out in the living room whilst going to get some condoms, thinking he has committed suicide. This ruins Mark's chance of sleeping with Sophie, ending up in the friend zone. Jeremy tells Toni he is dying to take advantage of her sympathy. It works this time.

Broadcast details

Date
Friday 24th October 2003
Channel
Channel 4
Length
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Robert Webb Jeremy Usbourne
David Mitchell Mark Corrigan
Olivia Colman Sophie Chapman
Elizabeth Marmur Toni
Guest cast
Alice Arnold Actor
Patrick Driver Actor
Neil Edmond Actor
Daisy Haggard Actor
Alexander Kirk 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
Lucien Clayton Editor
Stefan Stuckert Editor
Jeff Sherriff Production Designer
Daniel Pemberton Composer
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