Rev.. Rev Adam Smallbone (Tom Hollander). Copyright: Big Talk Productions.

Rev.

BBC Two sitcom about a vicar. 19 episodes (3 series), 2010 - 2014. Stars Tom Hollander, Olivia Colman, Steve Evets, Ellen Thomas and others.

Series 1, Episode 6

After a terrible review of one of his sermons on a Christian website, Adam has a crisis of faith.

Further details

Rev.. Rev Adam Smallbone (Tom Hollander). Copyright: Big Talk Productions.

After a terrible review of one of his sermons on a Christian website, Adam has a crisis of faith which, to Alex's surprise, seems more serious than his usual biannual episodes of doubt.

While he's at home experimenting with leaving the cloth by sitting in his pants watching daytime telly and gambling on the internet, someone else is going around the parish impersonating a vicar to get free beers and avoid parking tickets.

Adam's meltdown comes to a head when he drunkenly comes on to Ellie at a vicars and tarts party in aid of the school library - and Alex finally snaps.

Broadcast details

Date
Monday 2nd August 2010
Time
10pm
Channel
BBC Two
Length
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Tom Hollander Rev Adam Smallbone
Olivia Colman Alex Smallbone
Steve Evets Colin Lambert
Ellen Thomas Adoha Onyeka
Miles Jupp Nigel McCall
Simon McBurney Archdeacon Robert
Lucy Liemann Ellie Pattman
Guest cast
Katie Males Lisa (Shop Worker)
Eliza Newman Chloe
Joshua Warner-Campbell Ewan
Javone Prince Policeman Lloyd
Matthew Royer Ash
Clive Wedderburn Policeman Ferguson
Writing team
James Wood Writer
Production team
Peter Cattaneo Director
Kenton Allen Producer
Hannah Pescod Producer
Matthew Justice Executive Producer
Peter Oliver (as Peter H Oliver) Editor
William Chetwynd Editor
Grenville Horner Production Designer
Jonathan Whitehead Composer

Video

Is The Answer Jesus, Sir?

Whilst suffering a crisis of faith, Adam gives an assembly at the school.

Featuring: Tom Hollander (Rev Adam Smallbone), Lucy Liemann (Ellie Pattman).

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