Stella. Stella (Ruth Jones). Copyright: Tidy Productions.

Stella

Sky One comedy drama set around a community in Wales. 58 episodes (6 series), 2012 - 2017. Stars Ruth Jones, Patrick Baladi, Craig Gallivan, Catrin Stewart and others.

Series 2, Episode 7

Unable to locate Dai, Aunty Brenda sets WPC Glover on the case to find the heartbroken ex-serviceman.

Further details

Stella. Image shows from L to R: Dai (Owen Teale), PC Jane Glover (Michelle McTernan). Copyright: Tidy Productions.

Paula, on the other hand, doesn't believe in suffering in silence like her estranged partner, and instead expresses her feelings at the long-awaited Got to Dance auditions, giving judge and guest star Ashley Banjo a show he'll never forget.

Bobby's first solo funeral also turns into a fiasco when two parties arrive at the cemetery to find only one plot, causing the funeral director to take unusual action to resolve the, ahem, grave situation. There's a rumble elsewhere in the valleys as Luke butts heads - and fists - with Lenny in the amateur boxing championship.

Meanwhile, Big Alan's 'Save Our Pitch' campaign scores a vital try towards victory as Rob quibbles the morals of his property development project. Melissa, though, is willing to use any means necessary to ensure her silent partner stays schtum about his doubts.

Broadcast details

Date
Friday 22nd February 2013
Time
9pm
Channel
Sky One
Length
60 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Ruth Jones Stella
Craig Gallivan Luke
Justin Davies Ben
Di Botcher Aunty Brenda
Bethan Witcomb Zoe
Steve Speirs Alan
Daniel Gammond Little Alan
Karen Paullada Nadine
Julian Lewis Jones Karl
Aled Pugh Bobby
Elizabeth Berrington Paula
Howell Evans Daddy
Owen Teale Dai
Mark Lewis Jones Rob Morgan
Andy Linden Big Rae
Paul Kaye Peschman Hodd
Guest cast
Joanna Riding Melissa
Gareth Pierce Lenny Mack
Oliver Ryan Darren
Steffan Rhodri Leon
Nathan Williams Jacob
Robert Evans Gwyn
Wendy Albiston Gwyn's Assistant
Madlena Nedeva Widow Gepetto
Christine Pritchard Nana Cymru
Michelle McTernan PC Jane Glover
Ashley Banjo Self
Writing team
Robert Evans (as Rob Evans) Writer
Jyoti Fernandes Writer (Additional Material)
Suzi McIntosh Script Editor
David Peet Story
Ruth Jones Story
Production team
Tony Dow Director
David Peet Series Producer
Josh Dynevor Producer
Barry Lynch Executive Producer
Lucy Lumsden Executive Producer
Jon Mountague Executive Producer

Video

Stella - Series 2 Episode 7 clip

Stella disturbs Paula's meditation time.

Featuring: Ruth Jones (Stella), Elizabeth Berrington (Paula).

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