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.

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

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
Jim Poyser Producer
Kenton Allen Executive Producer
Matthew Justice Executive Producer
Victoria Grew Executive Producer
Robin Peters Editor
Antony Cartlidge Production 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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