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 2, Episode 1 - Mum's Cleaner

It's double trouble for Pete when he is accused of kidnapping an old lady's dog, while pretending to be a heroin addict to try an impress a Polish cleaner.

Broadcast details

Friday 21st October 2011
Channel 4
35 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Rafe Spall Pete
Simon Greenall Colin King
Ian Kirkby Terry McIlroy
Joseph Kloska Rob
Pippa Duffy Anna
David Fynn Manfred
Philip Jackson Frank
Sorcha Cusack Noreen
Guest cast
Irfan Hussain Policeman
Jaleh Alp Gracja
Michael Moreland Mick
Vilma Hollingbery Mrs Dobbs
Writing team
Bert Tyler-Moore Writer
George Jeffrie Writer
Production team
Becky Martin Director
Phil Clarke Producer
Ben Farrell Executive Producer
Andrew Newman Executive Producer
Mark Davies Editor
Lucy Spink Production Designer


Pete Versus Life - Trailer

The commentators introduce the second series.

Featuring: Rafe Spall (Pete), Simon Greenall (Colin King), Ian Kirkby (Terry McIlroy), Philip Jackson (Frank).


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