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


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.

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

Series 2, Episode 1 - Back To Black

Horace is desperate to go back in time and save his Grandma from slipping on the stairs but time travelling with Homeless Pete is not an exact science and the band find themselves in 1958.

Broadcast details

Monday 11th March 2019
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Daniel Lawrence Taylor Nick
Kadiff Kirwan Jason
Adelayo Adedayo Lauren
Samson Kayo Horace
Anna Chancellor Victoria
Ellie White Janice
Guest cast
John Stoate Homeless Pete
Samson Kayo Aston
Daniel Rigby Martin
Theo Barklem-Biggs Len
Danielle Vitalis Myrtle
Romario Simpson Ambrose
Kirsty J Curtis Rita
Frankie Wilson Terry
Molly-Grace Cutler Diane
Alexis Strum Vi
Writing team
Daniel Lawrence Taylor Writer
Barunka O'Shaughnessy Writer
Claire Downes Writer (Additional Material)
Ian Jarvis Writer (Additional Material)
Stuart Lane Writer (Additional Material)
Joe Scantlebury (as Joseph Scantlebury) Script Editor
Production team
George Kane Director
Jim Poyser Producer
Kenton Allen Executive Producer
Matthew Justice Executive Producer
Victoria Grew Executive Producer

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