The Vicar Of Dibley. Geraldine Grainger (Dawn French). Copyright: Tiger Aspect Productions.

The Vicar Of Dibley

BBC One sitcom set around a local church. 20 episodes (3 series), 1994 - 2020. Stars Dawn French, Emma Chambers, Gary Waldhorn, James Fleet and others.

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2006/2007 Specials - Wife Swap

Geraldine is as dismissive as David when the Parish Council receives a letter inviting her to appear on new series Celebrity/Non-Entity Wife Swap. Until she hears that she'd be paired with Sting...

Further details

Geraldine takes part in a wife swap programme, and so pop superstar Sting comes to stay at the vicarage. Geraldine thinks that Sting is flirting with her but when it turns out he isn't she puts a cake in his face.

Broadcast details

Friday 16th March 2007
8 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Dawn French Geraldine Grainger
Emma Chambers Alice Tinker
Gary Waldhorn David Horton
James Fleet Hugo Horton
John Bluthal Frank Pickle
Trevor Peacock Jim Trott
Roger Lloyd Pack Owen Newitt
Guest cast
Richard Armitage Harry Kennedy
Gordon Sumner (as Sting) Self
Trudie Styler Self
Writing team
Richard Curtis Writer
Paul Mayhew-Archer Writer
Emma Freud Script Editor
Production team
Ed Bye Director
Sophie Clarke-Jervoise Producer

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