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. David (David Tennant).

Series 2, Episode 7 - The Loo Recluse

David and Michael discover that the studio has now cast two actors. When they discover who has been cast both men are upset as they each have a history with the actor taking their place, one known and one unknown.

Broadcast details

Monday 25th January 2021
15 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
David Tennant David
Michael Sheen Michael
Simon Evans Simon
Georgia Tennant Georgia
Guest cast
Ben Schwartz Tom
Whoopi Goldberg Mary
Cate Blanchett Self
Phoebe Waller-Bridge 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

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