The Other One. Image shows from L to R: Tess (Rebecca Front), Cathy (Ellie White), Cat (Lauren Socha), Marilyn (Siobhan Finneran).

The Other One (2017)

BBC One and BBC Two sitcom about two sisters who had no idea the other existed. 7 episodes (pilot + 1 series), 2017 - 2020. Stars Ellie White, Lauren Socha, Rebecca Front, Siobhan Finneran and Amit Shah.

Series 1

The Other One. Tess (Rebecca Front).

2. Episode Two

First broadcast: Friday 12th June 2020

Cathy and Cat cannot find their dad's will, and at their joint birthday party their mums war over which family their dead dad loved most.

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The Other One. Image shows from L to R: Cat (Lauren Socha), Cathy (Ellie White).

3. Episode Three

First broadcast: Friday 19th June 2020

Cathy is forced to take compassionate leave from work for twatting a chair but can't bear to tell her mum, so Cat lets Cathy hide at her house and throws her a party to cheer her up.

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The Other One. Image shows from L to R: Cathy (Ellie White), Cat (Lauren Socha).

4. Episode Four

First broadcast: Friday 26th June 2020

Cathy proposes they get Colin a memorial bench but, as Cat doesn't have the money, she has to improvise. Cathy also agrees to teach Cat how to ride a bike, which doesn't go quite to plan.

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The Other One. Image shows from L to R: Dawn (Caroline Quentin), Cathy (Ellie White), Cat (Lauren Socha).

5. Episode Five

First broadcast: Friday 3rd July 2020

With her mum refusing to go, Cathy's hen do invitees are Auntie Dawn, Marilyn, Cat and an old school friend. It doesn't turn out to be the classy, edifying affair Cathy wanted.

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The Other One. Image shows from L to R: Marcus (Amit Shah), Cathy (Ellie White).

6. Episode Six

First broadcast: Friday 10th July 2020

It's the night before the wedding but Cathy can't enjoy her drink-up as she's obsessed by a scuff on the wall Marcus made, and the sisters run in to Cat's old school bully.

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The Other One. Image shows from L to R: Cathy (Ellie White), Cat (Lauren Socha).

7. Episode Seven

First broadcast: Friday 17th July 2020

Cat decides to take Cathy on their own sister honeymoon to cheer her up. Marilyn finds Colin's missing will and, together with Tess, they need to tell the girls the shocking news.

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