British Comedy Guide

PhoneShop. Image shows from L to R: Jerwayne (Javone Prince), Janine (Emma Fryer), Lance (Martin Trenaman), Ashley (Andrew Brooke), Christopher (Tom Bennett). Copyright: Talkback.


E4 sitcom. 19 episodes (pilot + 3 series), 2009 - 2013. Stars Tom Bennett, Martin Trenaman, Andrew Brooke, Javone Prince and Emma Fryer.

Series 1, Episode 4 is repeated on London Live on Monday at 9pm

Series 3, Episode 1 - Baking Bad

PhoneShop. Image shows from L to R: Lance (Martin Trenaman), Jerwayne (Javone Prince), Janine (Emma Fryer). Copyright: Talkback.
Things are looking up for Lance: he's found something very naughty in the shed, and, after years of waiting, he's been admitted to the private member's club of his dreams. Now all he needs to do is make it to the end of the day without anything going wrong. Oh...

Broadcast details

Thursday 25th July 2013
30 minutes
0.39 million viewers (2.00% audience share)


  1. Friday 26th July 2013 at 23.35
  2. Saturday 27th July 2013 at 23.20
  3. Wednesday 31st July 2013 at 02.45
  4. Saturday 18th January 2014 at 01.00
  5. Tuesday 11th March 2014 at 22.40 on 4Music
  6. Friday 14th March 2014 at 00.40 on 4Music
  7. Wednesday 19th March 2014 at 23.40 on 4Music
  8. Monday 14th July 2014 at 23.40 on 4Music
  9. Friday 17th October 2014 at 03.00
  10. Saturday 18th October 2014 at 01.35
  11. Sunday 30th August 2015 at 21.00 on London Live
  12. Thursday 3rd September 2015 at 00.30 on London Live
  13. Wednesday 23rd September 2015 at 22.00 on London Live
  14. Sunday 11th October 2015 at 21.00 on London Live
  15. Thursday 15th October 2015 at 00.15 on London Live
  16. Thursday 15th October 2015 at 21.00 on London Live
  17. Saturday 26th December 2015 at 21.00 on London Live
  18. Wednesday 27th July 2016 at 21.00 on London Live
  19. Saturday 30th July 2016 at 02.30 on London Live

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Tom Bennett Christopher
Martin Trenaman Lance
Andrew Brooke Ashley
Javone Prince Jerwayne
Emma Fryer Janine
Guest cast
James Doherty Policeman
Andrew Greenough Policeman
Melanie McLean Lorraine (Christopher's Junky Girlfriend)
Writing team
Phil Bowker Writer
Production team
Phil Bowker Director
Phil Bowker Producer
Mo Holden Production Designer
Jon Blow Editor
Jon MacQueen Associate Producer


Drugs Preparation

Janine is nervous about taking drugs.

Featuring: Martin Trenaman (Lance), Emma Fryer (Janine).

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