Trying. Image shows from L to R: Nikki Newman (Esther Smith), Jason Ross (Rafe Spall)


  • TV sitcom
  • Apple TV+
  • 2020 - 2024
  • 32 episodes (4 series)

Comedy about a young couple planning to adopt a baby. Stars Rafe Spall, Esther Smith, Imelda Staunton, Darren Boyd, Phil Davis and more.

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Series 2, Episode 8 - I'm Scared

Karen and Scott's wedding day proves to be an eventful one. Nikki and Jason find themselves with sixty seconds to make a life-changing decision.

Broadcast details

Friday 2nd July 2021
Apple TV+
29 minutes, 49 seconds


Cast & crew

Rafe Spall Jason Ross
Esther Smith Nikki Newman
Imelda Staunton Penny Wootton
Darren Boyd Scott Filbert
Phil Davis Vic
Ophelia Lovibond Erica
Oliver Chris Freddie
Paula Wilcox Sandra
Sian Brooke Karen Newman
Marian McLoughlin Jilly Newman
Roderick Smith John Newman
Eden Togwell Princess
Mickey McAnulty Tyler
Guest cast
Brigid Zengeni Disha
Ciara Baxendale Amy
Ben Starr Elliot
Joyce Veheary Lorna
George Georgiou Yusuf
Shayne Elsa Drummond Abigail
Jessika Li Celeste
Freddy Sawyer Vicar
Ambika Mod Usher
Elizabeth Counsell Aunt
Writing team
Andy Wolton Writer
Sophie Williams Script Editor
Izzy Mant Story Producer
Production team
Jim O'Hanlon Director
Sam Pinnell Producer
Andy Wolton Executive Producer
Jim O'Hanlon Executive Producer
Josh Cole Executive Producer
Tim Mannion Co-producer
Georgia Collins (as Georgia Hogan) Line Producer
Andy Kinnear Editor
John Stevenson Production Designer
Rachel Freck Casting Director
Arthur Mulhern Director of Photography
Jessica Fell (as Jessie Fell) Costume Designer
Jo Jenkins Make-up Designer
Paul Saunderson Composer
Maisie Peters Composer
Joe Rubel Composer
Ola Podgorska Graphics
Sam Smith 1st Assistant Director

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