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, Episode 5 - Buried Alive!

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.

Broadcast details

Monday 1st December 2014
Channel 4
30 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
    Amanda Donohoe Ellen Toast
    Matthew Holness Max Gland
    Rhianna Jackson Little Girl
    Cariad Lloyd Lindy Makehouse
    Charles Bonus Sterling Porrich (Voice)
    Writing team
    Matt Berry Writer
    Arthur Mathews Writer
    Production team
    Michael Cumming Director
    Kate Daughton Producer
    Ben Farrell Executive Producer
    Andrew Newman Executive Producer
    Adam Bokey Editor
    Rosy Thomas Production Designer
    Matt Berry Composer


    Calling New York

    There's a bit of confusion over some mumbling.

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

    Stirling Porridge

    Steven has some crisps.

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


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