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 Thursday 5th March at 1:15am.

Timewasters. Image shows from L to R: Alexei (Daniel Simonsen), Janice (Ellie White). Copyright: Big Talk Productions.

Series 2, Episode 6 - The Fugees

Nick befriends some West Indians and Horace befriends some Teddy Boys, but when the two groups meet, it sparks a race riot.

Broadcast details

Monday 8th April 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
Kirsty J Curtis Rita
Frankie Wilson Terry
Sam Douglas Vadim
Daniel Simonsen Alexei
Patrick Baladi Jonty
Michelle Greenidge Maggie
Maple Briscoe Time Travelling Girl
Writing team
Daniel Lawrence Taylor Writer
Claire Downes Writer (Additional Material)
Ian Jarvis Writer (Additional Material)
Stuart Lane Writer (Additional Material)
Joe Scantlebury (as Joseph Scantlebury) Script Editor
Barunka O'Shaughnessy Co-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


Accidentally killing your boyfriend's pet

Lauren forgets to feed JJ's pet tortoise Bertie while he's away, but by the time she realises it's already too late!

Featuring: Daniel Lawrence Taylor (Nick), Kadiff Kirwan (Jason), Adelayo Adedayo (Lauren), Oliver Wellington (JJ), Patrick Baladi (Jonty).


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