Toast Of London. Steven Toast (Matt Berry). Copyright: Objective Productions.

Toast Of London

Channel 4 sitcom about an unlucky actor. 19 episodes (pilot + 3 series), 2012 - 2015. Stars Matt Berry, Robert Bathurst, Doon Mackichan, Harry Peacock and others.

Series 1, Episode 3 - Vanity Project

Caught in the middle of an expensive divorce, Toast finds himself in need of a large amount of cash, and is forced to take on some extra work. But is his chosen project the right one?

Further details

Toast is caught in the middle of an acrimonious and expensive divorce so he needs to find a lot of cash, fast.

Given two potential solutions; a starring role in a new feature film being made by a rich Arab billionaire or a laxative ad, he plumps for the former, despite the protestations of his agent, Jane Plough. But given the content of the movie, has Toast made the right decision?

Broadcast details

Sunday 3rd November 2013
Channel 4
25 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Matt Berry Steven Toast
    Robert Bathurst Ed Howzer-Black
    Doon Mackichan Jane Plough
    Shazad Latif Clem Fandango
    Tim Downie Danny Bear
    Guest cast
    Mark Davison Crazy Golf Family Man
    Amanda Donohoe Ellen Toast
    Alan Ford Mick Carriage
    John Guerrasio Howard Bugowitz
    James Lance Martin Aynuss
    Tomi May Thug
    Alison Pargeter Senna Poddington
    Daisy Ridley Stage Hand
    Stanley Townsend Mr. Fasili
    James Varty Ricky Seasack
    Writing team
    Matt Berry Writer
    Arthur Mathews Writer
    Hannah Mackay Script Editor
    Production team
    Michael Cumming Director
    Kate Daughton Producer
    Rachel Springett Executive Producer
    Ben Farrell Executive Producer
    Andrew Newman Executive Producer
    Adam Bokey Editor
    Rosy Thomas Production Designer
    Matt Berry Composer


    Yes! Yes! Yes!

    Toast's latest voiceover work isn't positive enough.

    Featuring: Matt Berry (Steven Toast), Shazad Latif (Clem Fandango), Tim Downie (Danny Bear).


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