Psychoville. Mr Jelly (Reece Shearsmith).


BBC Two sitcom mystery series. 14 episodes (2 series), 2009 - 2011. Stars Steve Pemberton, Reece Shearsmith, Jason Tompkins, Dawn French and others.

Series 2, Episode 4

Psychoville. Maureen Sowerbutts (Reece Shearsmith). Copyright: BBC.
Desperate measures are called for as Jeremy Goode searches for the missing library book. Mrs Wren is in peril from several parties and only one man can save her. But will he be bothered?

Broadcast details

Thursday 26th May 2011
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Steve Pemberton David Sowerbutts
Reece Shearsmith Maureen Sowerbutts
Reece Shearsmith Mr Jelly
Daniel Kaluuya Michael Fry (aka Tealeaf)
Daisy Haggard Debbie Hart
Imelda Staunton Grace Andrews
Daniel Ings Kelvin
Mark Bonnar Detective Finney
Jason Watkins Peter Bishop
Reece Shearsmith Jeremy Goode
Reece Shearsmith Silent Singer
Steve Pemberton Hattie
Elyes Gabel Shahrouz
Vilma Hollingbery Mrs Wren
Jennifer Hennessy Rachel Groves
Guest cast
James Holmes Simon (Citizens Advice Man)
Al T. Kossy Old Man
Lucy Hutchinson Chloe (Child)
Clare Welch Anne (Rachel's Mum)
Richard Bacon Interviewer
Hazel Douglas Mrs Waddingham
Richard Sexton TV Show Floor Manager
Writing team
Steve Pemberton Writer
Reece Shearsmith Writer
Production team
Matt Lipsey Director
Justin Davies Producer
Jon Plowman Executive Producer


David's Break In

David breaks into Sunnyvale Rest Home to perform his latest murder.

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Featuring: Steve Pemberton (David Sowerbutts).

Hattie's Lock-up

Hattie's plan to keep Shahrouz safe from the authorities is revealed...

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Featuring: Steve Pemberton (Hattie), Elyes Gabel (Shahrouz).


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