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 2

1. Match Fit

First broadcast: Monday 3rd November 2014

Toast is intrigued to find that Ed is entering a Celebrities and Prostitutes Blow Football Tournament.

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2. Desperate Measures

First broadcast: Monday 10th November 2014

Ray Purchase snitches on Toast to the 'Tax People', meaning he is forced to do some particularly unattractive jobs to pay off his bill.

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3. The Moosetrap

First broadcast: Monday 17th November 2014

A return to the West End stage in the legendary 'whodunnit' play The Moose Trap is seriously jeopardized when Toast reveals the killer's identity in a radio interview. As attendances at the show dwindle, Toast is forced to look elsewhere for employment. When the job of the announcer on a legendary University quiz show becomes available, he is very keen to land the job. But first he will have to impress the show's fearsome (and famously rude) host.


4. High Winds Actor

First broadcast: Monday 24th November 2014

After the tragic death of his friend Axel Jacklin, Britain's finest exponent of acting in high winds, Toast finds himself in demand for dramatic roles such as Napoleonic-era sea captains and mad Shakesperean kings. However, in order to land these attractive parts, Toast discovers that he must become a Freemason. As it seems that every actor in Britain is 'on the square'. Toast asks Ed to help him join the local lodge.


5. Buried Alive!

First broadcast: Monday 1st December 2014

When Jane promises Toast a major role in a big budget movie to be shot in Britain, he is hugely excited. But when his American superstar co-star, Max Gland, has an accident on set, Toast finds that his own role, playing a villainous rival, has terrifying consequences. Meanwhile, Toast's ex-wife, Ellen, has become engaged to Stirling Porrich, a wealthy Devon crisp manufacturer. Toast is determined to stop the wedding at all costs.


6. Fool In Love

First broadcast: Monday 8th December 2014

This series ends when an old flame of Toast's, Lorna Wynde, turns up in London.

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The actor nobody has heard of is back.

Featuring: Matt Berry (Steven Toast), Robert Bathurst (Ed Howzer-Black), Doon Mackichan (Jane Plough).