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.

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

Series 1, Episode 5

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.

Broadcast details

This episode is currently available on BBC iPlayer

Friday 3rd July 2020
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Ellie White Cathy
Lauren Socha Cat
Siobhan Finneran Marilyn
Guest cast
Tessie Orange-Turner Claire
Caroline Quentin Dawn
Tessa Coates Cress
Shalini Peiris Olivia
Georgia Frost Jay
Zariah Bailey Sam
Danny Clifford Stripper
Writing team
Holly Walsh Writer
Pippa Brown Writer
Jeremy Dyson Script Editor
Sarah Kendall Script Editor
Production team
Mark Nunneley Director
Pippa Brown Producer
Alex Moody Executive Producer
Pippa Brown Executive Producer
Holly Walsh Executive Producer
Bridgette Williams Editor
Nick Bruin Production Designer
Vince Pope Composer

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