Starstruck. Image shows from L to R: Tom (Nikesh Patel), Jessie (Rose Matafeo). Copyright: Avalon Television


  • TV sitcom
  • BBC Three
  • 2021 - 2023
  • 18 episodes (3 series)

Comedy about a 20-something juggling two dead end jobs who discovers she's slept with a film star. Stars Rose Matafeo, Nikesh Patel, Emma Sidi, Alastair Roberts, Joe Barnes and more.

Episode menu

Series 3, Episode 1

Starstruck. Jessie (Rose Matafeo)
Years after their breakup, Jessie and Tom come face to face unexpectedly at best friend Kate's wedding as she ties the knot with Ian. The initially awkward meeting finds the two former lovers wondering if there is a lingering spark.

Broadcast details

Monday 28th August 2023
BBC Three
21 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Tuesday 29th August 2023 12:10am BBC3
Thursday 31st August 2023 12:30am BBC3
Friday 1st September 2023 2:40am BBC3
Friday 1st September 2023 10:40pm BBC1
Friday 1st September 2023 11:10pm BBC1 Wales
Saturday 2nd September 2023 1:20am BBC3
Saturday 2nd September 2023 11:00pm BBC3
Sunday 17th September 2023 12:00am BBC3
Thursday 7th December 2023 11:40pm BBC3
Friday 8th December 2023 1:50am BBC3
Thursday 4th April 2024 11:00pm BBC3
Friday 5th April 2024 1:45am BBC3


Cast & crew

Rose Matafeo Jessie
Nikesh Patel Tom
Emma Sidi Kate
Alastair Roberts (as Al Roberts) Ian
Lola-Rose Maxwell Sarah
Ambreen Razia Shivani
Nic Sampson Steve
Lorne MacFadyen Liam
Guest cast
Connie Walker Gail
Toni Midlane Photographer
Dorothy Irvine Olive
Daniel Jarratt-Cook Brian
Writing team
Rose Matafeo Writer
Alice Snedden Writer
Nic Sampson Writer
Production team
Rose Matafeo Director
Alice Snedden Director
Toby Welch Producer
Rose Matafeo Executive Producer
Jon Thoday Executive Producer
Richard Allen-Turner Executive Producer
Rob Aslett Executive Producer
Gregor Sharp Executive Producer
Toby Welch Executive Producer
Cath Gagon Executive Producer
Bonnie Philp Associate Producer
Nic Sampson Associate Producer
Charlotte Wolff Line Producer
Nik Hindson Editor
Caroline Steiner Production Designer
Andy Brierley Casting Director
Will Hanke Director of Photography
Ailsa Windsor Costume Designer
Liz Phillips Make-up Designer
Matthew Simpson (as Segal) Composer
Charlie Elliot 1st Assistant Director

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