Staged. Image shows from L to R: David (David Tennant), Michael (Michael Sheen). Copyright: BBC / Simon Ridgeway.


BBC One sitcom about furloughed actors. 14 episodes (2 series), 2020 - 2021. Stars David Tennant, Michael Sheen, Simon Evans, Georgia Tennant and others.

Staged. Michael (Michael Sheen).

Series 2, Episode 6 - The Warthog and the Mongoose, Part 2

The project is in real danger. Simon hears desperate news from Georgia, via Lucy, and tries (once more) to get David and Michael to work together. But it ultimately falls to a final pair of new potential cast members to offer David and Michael a new perspective on their friendship. But is it too late?

Broadcast details

Tuesday 19th January 2021
15 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
David Tennant David
Michael Sheen Michael
Simon Evans Simon
Georgia Tennant Georgia
Anna Lundberg Anna
Guest cast
Jim Parsons Self
Josh Gad Self
Writing team
Simon Evans Writer
D H W Mildon Script Editor
Production team
Simon Evans Director
Phin Glynn Producer
Victor Glynn Producer
Georgia Tennant Producer
David Tennant Executive Producer
Michael Sheen Executive Producer
Axel Kuschevatzky Executive Producer
Cindy Teperman Executive Producer
Geoff Iles Executive Producer
Simon Evans Executive Producer


Staged review

It's going in circles... down the plughole.

Christopher Stevens, Daily Mail, 20th January 2021

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