Pete Versus Life. Pete (Rafe Spall). Copyright: Objective Productions.

Pete Versus Life

Channel 4 sitcom. 11 episodes (2 series), 2010 - 2011. Stars Rafe Spall, Simon Greenall, Ian Kirkby, Joseph Kloska, Pippa Duffy, David Fynn, Philip Jackson and others.

Series 1, Episode 1 - Eco Warrior

Pete Versus Life. Image shows from L to R: Pete (Rafe Spall), Chloe (Susannah Fielding). Copyright: Objective Productions.
Pete inadvertently impresses a young lady when he lies about his commitment to green issues to get out of a stag weekend in Amsterdam when he finds the bride is coming as well. Pete quickly realises that to maintain his new relationship, he's going to have to make a few changes.


This episode was originally recorded as a pilot for Channel 4's Comedy Showcase but was not broadcast and held back to form Episode 1 of this series.

Broadcast details

Friday 6th August 2010
Channel 4
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Rafe Spall Pete
Simon Greenall Colin King
Ian Kirkby Terry McIlroy
Joseph Kloska Rob
Pippa Duffy Anna
Daniel Ings Jake
Susannah Fielding Chloe
Reece Ritchie Ollie
Chris Geere Kurt
Guest cast
Michael Fenton Stevens Mike (Chloe's Dad)
Rufus Jones Anna's Brother
Catherine Russell Jen (Chloe's Mum)
Writing team
Bert Tyler-Moore Writer
George Jeffrie Writer
Production team
Simon Delaney Director
Phil Clarke Producer
Ben Farrell Executive Producer
Simon Delaney Producer
Andrew O'Connor Executive Producer
Mark Everson Editor
Jeff Sherriff (as Jeffrey Sherriff) Production Designer

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