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: Horace (Samson Kayo), Jason (Kadiff Kirwan), Nick (Daniel Lawrence Taylor). Copyright: Big Talk Productions.

Series 2, Episode 4 - Straight Outta Peckham

Horace's private diary from 2019 is published in 1958 and becomes an overnight 'science fiction' sensation.

Broadcast details

Monday 25th 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
    Oliver Wellington JJ
    Guest cast
    Tom Bennett Ronnie Scott
    Greg Haiste Norman
    Joanna Bobin Cynthia Carlton-Palmer
    Liam Hourican Casper Barnstaple
    Sam Douglas Vadim
    Daniel Simonsen Alexei
    Writing team
    Daniel Lawrence Taylor Writer
    Joe Scantlebury (as Joseph Scantlebury) Script Editor
    Claire Downes Writer
    Ian Jarvis Writer
    Stuart Lane Writer
    Production team
    George Kane Director
    Simon Dale 1st Assistant Director
    Jim Poyser Producer
    Kenton Allen Executive Producer
    Matthew Justice Executive Producer
    Victoria Grew Executive Producer
    Katie Kearney Line Producer
    Daniel Lawrence Taylor Associate Producer
    Robin Peters Editor
    Antony Cartlidge Production Designer
    Sally Broome Casting Director
    Claire Finlay-Thompson Costume Designer
    Sean Van Hales Director of Photography
    Rowena Dean Make-up Designer
    Oli Julian Composer
    Nick Foster Composer


    Ronnie Scott's UK Garage Club?

    Horace's diary being published gives him a platform to reveal his love for UK garage, but does he accidentally end up creating Ronnie Scott's UK Garage Club?

    Featuring: Daniel Lawrence Taylor (Nick), Kadiff Kirwan (Jason), Adelayo Adedayo (Lauren), Samson Kayo (Horace), Anna Chancellor (Victoria), Ellie White (Janice), Tom Bennett (Ronnie Scott), Joanna Bobin (Cynthia Carlton-Palmer), Liam Hourican (Casper Barnstaple).


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