Spy. Image shows from L to R: The Examiner (Robert Lindsay), Marcus (Jude Wright), Tim (Darren Boyd). Copyright: Hat Trick Productions


  • TV sitcom
  • Sky One
  • 2011 - 2012
  • 17 episodes (2 series)

Sky sitcom about a man accidentally recruited as a trainee spy for MI5. Stars Darren Boyd, Robert Lindsay and young Jude Wright. Stars Darren Boyd, Jude Wright, Robert Lindsay, Dolly Wells, Tom Goodman-Hill and more.

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Series 1, Episode 5 - Codename: Blood

Spy. Marcus (Jude Wright). Copyright: Hat Trick Productions
Tim's spy senses should be tingling when he strikes a dodgy deal with The Examiner. Meanwhile, Marcus is given a taste of power, and he likes it...

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Broadcast details

Friday 11th November 2011
Sky One
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Sunday 13th November 2011 6:30pm Sky1
Monday 30th July 2012 8:30pm Sky1
Wednesday 1st August 2012 10:00pm Sky1
Friday 5th October 2012 8:30pm Sky1
Thursday 20th December 2012 7:30am Sky1
Friday 21st December 2012 7:00am Sky1
Wednesday 3rd April 2013 1:00pm Sky1
Sunday 7th April 2013 7:00am Sky1
Saturday 27th July 2013 6:00am Sky1
Sunday 28th July 2013 12:00pm Sky1
Sunday 8th September 2013 12:30pm Sky1
Sunday 21st June 2015 9:00am Sky2

Cast & crew

Darren Boyd Tim
Jude Wright Marcus
Robert Lindsay The Examiner
Dolly Wells Judith
Tom Goodman-Hill Philip
Mathew Baynton Chris
Rebekah Staton Caitlin
Rosie Cavaliero Paula
Ed Coleman Moritz
Ellie Hopkins Justine
Guest cast
Nicholas Croucher Cohen
Joseph H. King Goldstein
Robert Morgan (as Robert Morgan) Henchman 1
Callum Higgins Henchman 2
Tatum Duprey Anne
Alfie Abel Oliver
Jake Nightingale DS Tony McCloud
Oriane Messina Leslie (MI5 HR Officer)
Scott Smith Bully 1
Daniel Bridle Bully 2
Mia McKenna-Bruce Ashley
Writing team
Simeon Goulden Writer
Production team
Ben Taylor Director
Margot Gavan Duffy Producer
Simeon Goulden Producer
Jimmy Mulville Executive Producer
Helen Williams Executive Producer
Lucy Lumsden Executive Producer
Anthony Boys (as Ant 'Pants' Boys) Editor
Mo Holden Production Designer
Oli Julian Composer


The End of the Mental Affair

Paula fails to accept that she and Tim can't be together.

Featuring: Darren Boyd (Tim) & Rosie Cavaliero (Paula).

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