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


Sky One sitcom about an ordinary man who joins MI5. 17 episodes (2 series), 2011 - 2012. Stars Darren Boyd, Jude Wright, Robert Lindsay, Dolly Wells and others.

Series 2, Episode 4 - Codename: Mistaken Identity

The Examiner is on star-spotting duties and casts Tim and Caitlin in a recruitment video. It seems like a perfectly good idea until the pair let their disguised identities get the better of them.

Further details

Spy. Image shows from L to R: Tim (Darren Boyd), Caitlin (Rebekah Staton). Copyright: Hat Trick Productions.

Chris and Marcus are packing some serious brainpower, so the prospect of facing them in a TV quiz should be a fearsome one - except that the former is buckled by nerves.

Broadcast details

Friday 9th November 2012
Sky One
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Darren Boyd Tim
    Jude Wright Marcus
    Robert Lindsay The Examiner
    Dolly Wells Judith
    Mathew Baynton Chris
    Rebekah Staton Caitlin
    Ed Coleman Moritz
    Ellie Hopkins Justine
    Terence Maynard Portis
    Miles Jupp Owen
    Mark Heap Philip
    Frank Kauer Nick
    Guest cast
    Nicholas Croucher Cohen
    Joseph H. King Goldstein
    Mia Clifford Mia
    Maurice Cole Arthur
    Sarah Campbell Lisa
    Simon Greenall Quiz Host
    David K. S. Tse Nick's Dad
    Writing team
    Simeon Goulden Writer
    Production team
    John Henderson Director
    Simon Gibney Edit Director
    Simeon Goulden Producer
    Charlie Leech Producer
    Jimmy Mulville Executive Producer
    Helen Williams Executive Producer
    Lucy Lumsden Executive Producer
    David Yardley Editor
    James Cooper Editor
    Mo Holden Production Designer
    Oli Julian Composer

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