The Wrong Mans. Image shows from L to R: Sam (Mathew Baynton), Phil (James Corden). Copyright: BBC / Hulu.

The Wrong Mans

BBC Two sitcom / comedy drama about a criminal conspiracy. 8 episodes (2 series), 2013 - 2014. Stars Mathew Baynton, James Corden, Sarah Solemani, Tom Basden and others.

Cast & Crew

Main cast
Mathew Baynton Sam
James Corden Phil
Sarah Solemani Lizzie
Tom Basden Noel
Dawn French Linda
Rebecca Front Cox
Stephen Campbell Moore Smoke
Paul Cawley Alan
Chandeep Uppal Sabrina
John Ross Bowie David Kinsmann (Series 2)
Elliot Levey Sgt Hopwood (Series 2)
Daisy May Cooper PC Garvey (Series 2)
Rosa Whitcher Rosa (Series 2)
Alec Utgoff Dmitri (Series 2)
Raoul Trujillo Carlos Espinosa (Series 2)
Emilia Fox Scarlett (Series 1)
Benedict Wong Mr Lau (Series 1)
Jordan Long Len
David Calder Mr Reid (Series 1)
Writing team
James Corden Writer
Mathew Baynton Writer
Tom Basden Writer
Jeremy Dyson Script Editor
Production team
Jim Field Smith Director
Jim Field Smith Producer
Charlie Leech Producer (Series 1)
Mark Freeland Executive Producer
Charlotte Koh Executive Producer (Series 1)
Myfanwy Moore Executive Producer (Series 2)

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