Timewasters. Image shows from L to R: Lauren (Adelayo Adedayo), Nick (Daniel Lawrence Taylor), Horace (Samson Kayo), Jason (Kadiff Kirwan). Copyright: Big Talk Productions.

Timewasters

ITV2 sitcom about four black time travellers. 12 episodes (2 series), 2017 - 2019. Stars Daniel Lawrence Taylor, Kadiff Kirwan, Adelayo Adedayo, Samson Kayo and others.

Series 2, Episode 1 is repeated on Monday at 1:25am.

Series 1

Timewasters. Image shows from L to R: Lauren (Adelayo Adedayo), Horace (Samson Kayo), Jason (Kadiff Kirwan), Nick (Daniel Lawrence Taylor). Copyright: Big Talk Productions.

1. Episode One

First broadcast: Monday 9th October 2017

The quartet find themselves catapulted back in time to 1926 and, carrying instruments, are swiftly hired as a jazz band to play at a birthday party. Nick, however, is far more concerned with getting back home than playing his first professional gig.

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Timewasters. Dr Braithwaite (Nigel Havers). Copyright: Big Talk Productions.

2. Episode Two

First broadcast: Monday 9th October 2017

Nick's obsession with getting back to 2017 finds him referred to a psychiatrist by his friends. His 21st Century common-knowledge impresses the doctor, who quickly signs him up to a eugenics programme...

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Timewasters. Image shows from L to R: Jason (Kadiff Kirwan), Horace (Samson Kayo), Langley (Nigel Planer), Nick (Daniel Lawrence Taylor), Lauren (Adelayo Adedayo). Copyright: Big Talk Productions.

3. Episode Three

First broadcast: Monday 16th October 2017

Nick decides to get to know Victoria's long-suffering butler a little better.

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Timewasters. Lauren (Adelayo Adedayo). Copyright: Big Talk Productions.

4. Episode Four

First broadcast: Monday 23rd October 2017

After rebelling against the men-only rule at the band's latest gig, Lauren unexpectedly finds herself with a new fan called Rose.

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Timewasters. Horace (Samson Kayo). Copyright: Big Talk Productions.

5. Episode Five

First broadcast: Monday 30th October 2017

The band visit Victoria's country house for the weekend, and decide to enjoy a game of murder mystery.

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Timewasters. Image shows from L to R: Nick (Daniel Lawrence Taylor), Curtis (Kevin Garry), Jason (Kadiff Kirwan), Horace (Samson Kayo), Lauren (Adelayo Adedayo). Copyright: Big Talk Productions.

6. Episode Six

First broadcast: Monday 6th November 2017

The time machine has been fixed, but will the band return home?

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