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


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

Series 2, Episode 4

There's a brilliant new teacher at the church school - problem is, he's an atheist.

Further details

Rev.. Image shows from L to R: Ellie Pattman (Lucy Liemann), Matthew Feld (Adrian Bower). Copyright: Big Talk Productions.

The church school is up for religious inspection and headteacher Ellie's confident they'll pass with flying colours, thanks to inspiring new teacher Mr Feld. The only problem is, he's an atheist.

Adam clashes with Ellie, but has another battle on his hands - he's signed up for an interfaith football tournament and the St Saviour's congregation rather lacks young, fit athletes.

Broadcast details

Thursday 1st December 2011
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
Jimmy Akingbola Mick
Guest cast
Ben Willbond Steve Warwick
Eliza Newman Chloe
Severn Brand Courtney
Adrian Bower Matthew Feld
Jayden Jean-Paul-Denis Jerome
Marcus Onilude Muslim Captain
Robin Weaver Juliet
Writing team
James Wood Writer
Sam Bain Script Editor
Production team
Peter Cattaneo Director
Hannah Pescod Producer
Matthew Justice Executive Producer
Kenton Allen Executive Producer
Tom Hollander Executive Producer
Simon Wilson Executive Producer


St Saviour's United

Newly Buddhist Colin refuses to play on Adam's team in an interfaith football tournament.

Featuring: Tom Hollander (Rev Adam Smallbone), Olivia Colman (Alex Smallbone), Steve Evets (Colin Lambert), Miles Jupp (Nigel McCall).

Tour de Hackney

Trapped by traffic lights, Adam and Matthew debate the existence of God - on bikes.

Featuring: Tom Hollander (Rev Adam Smallbone), Adrian Bower (Matthew Feld).


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