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 2, Episode 6

Nigel finally has the chance to prove he'd be a better priest than his boss. The Archdeacon also has lofty ambitions for career advancement.

Further details

Rev.. Archdeacon Robert (Simon McBurney). Copyright: Big Talk Productions.

Ambition is in the air. Pedantic Lay Reader Nigel has always believed he'd be a far better priest than Adam and finally gets the chance to prove it - or not.

The Archdeacon also has lofty ambitions for career advancement, but a surprise encounter throws a rather different light on things, and even Colin has got a new job.

Meanwhile, Adam faces questions about his own future and has a big decision to make.

Broadcast details

Date
Thursday 15th December 2011
Time
9pm
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
Sylvia Syms Joan
James Purefoy Richard
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
Charlie Phillips Editor
Grenville Horner Production Designer
Jonathan Whitehead Composer

Videos

Call Me Robert

Adam, Nigel and Ellie try and get to the bottom of what is behind Archdeacon Robert's new found geniality.

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Featuring: Tom Hollander (Rev Adam Smallbone), Ellen Thomas (Adoha Onyeka), Miles Jupp (Nigel McCall), Simon McBurney (Archdeacon Robert), Lucy Liemann (Ellie Pattman).

Nigel's Girlfriend

Pedantic Nigel has always believed he'd be a far better priest than Adam and finally gets the chance to prove it when he applies to join the priesthood. In a tizz before his interview, Nigel unconvincingly describes a mystery girlfriend to Adam.

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Featuring: Tom Hollander (Rev Adam Smallbone), Miles Jupp (Nigel McCall).

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