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.

Stella. Image shows from L to R: Nadine (Karen Paullada), Aunty Brenda (Di Botcher), Little Alan (Daniel Gammond), Karl (Julian Lewis Jones), Luke (Craig Gallivan), Bobby (Aled Pugh), Stella (Ruth Jones), Michael Jackson (Patrick Baladi), Cheryl (Clare Hingott), Ben (Justin Davies), Glen Brennig (Dafydd Hywel). Copyright: Tidy Productions.

Series 5, Episode 2

As Stella and Michael try to get their relationship back on track, Beyoncé starts making outrageous demands. Meanwhile, Karl and Nadine take up dancing.

Further details

As Stella and Michael strive to get their relationship and their finances back on track, Beyoncé starts demanding outrageously expensive items for the baby. Always eager to put others first, Stella comes up with a typically selfless solution, while Michael argues it's high time she put herself first.

Elsewhere in Pontyberry, Karl and Nadine hope to put the spark back into their marriage through the power of dance, while a mysterious stranger drives a wedge between Bobby and Aunty Brenda.

Broadcast details

Date
Tuesday 19th January 2016
Time
9pm
Channel
Sky One
Length
60 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Ruth Jones Stella
Patrick Baladi Michael Jackson
Craig Gallivan Luke
Justin Davies Ben
Di Botcher Aunty Brenda
Daniel Gammond Little Alan
Karen Paullada Nadine
Julian Lewis Jones Karl
Aled Pugh Bobby
Pal Aron Jagadeesh
Remy Beasley Beyonce
Russell Gomer Yanto
Clare Hingott Cheryl
Maxine Evans Rhian
Dafydd Hywel Glen Brennig
Taj Atwal Jasminder
Leona Vaughan Cerys
Tony Gardner Ivan Schloss
Suzanne Packer Carole
Laila Rouass Maria
Guest cast
Grace Fan Mrs Wong
Patricia Kane Dotty
Gillian Elisa Nana Pat
Nayef Rashed Mohammed Al Komadi
Andy Fairweather Low Self
Writing team
Ruth Jones Writer
Julia Kent Script Editor
Arwen Roberts Script Editor
David Peet Story
Ruth Jones Story
Production team
Simon Delaney Director
Spencer Campbell Producer
Ruth Jones Executive Producer
Lucy Lumsden Executive Producer
Jon Mountague Executive Producer
David Peet Executive Producer
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