Trying Again. Image shows from L to R: Meg (Jo Joyner), Matt (Chris Addison). Copyright: Avalon Television
Trying Again

Trying Again

  • TV comedy drama
  • Sky Living
  • 2014
  • 8 episodes (1 series)

Sky Living comedy drama about a man whose fiancée has had an affair with her boss. Stars Chris Addison and Jo Joyner. Stars Chris Addison, Jo Joyner, Charles Edwards, Alun Cochrane, Elizabeth Berrington and more.

Episode menu

Series 1, Episode 2

Meg teams up with Gail to sabotage the sale of the house by 'Scooby-Dooing' it to scare off potential buyers.

Further details

Trying Again. Image shows from L to R: Meg (Jo Joyner), Matt (Chris Addison). Copyright: Avalon Television

Matt and Meg don't want to move house, but with lots of people coming to view their lovely home it looks like they'll have little choice. Desperate to buy extra time, Meg teams up with Gail to try to sabotage the sale by 'Scooby-Dooing' the house and scaring off potential buyers.

Matt isn't thrilled with the plan, however, and his natural cowardice threatens to scupper the operation.

Matt's scaredy-cat nature is a further hindrance when he comes face to face with robbers while at work, as local teenagers target the tourist information centre. If he can't deal with a couple of kids in balaclavas, how will he ever work up the courage to talk babies with Meg?

Although, babies are actually at the forefront of Meg's mind too, when her and Iain are forced to stop tip-toeing around each other and look after an infant abandoned in the surgery.

Broadcast details

Thursday 24th April 2014
Sky Living
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Sunday 27th April 2014 10:30pm Sky Living
Tuesday 29th April 2014 10:30pm Sky Living
Wednesday 30th April 2014 11:30pm Sky Living
Tuesday 16th September 2014 10:30pm Sky Living

Cast & crew

Chris Addison Matt
Jo Joyner Meg
Charles Edwards Iain
Alun Cochrane Sam
Elizabeth Berrington Gail
Alex Macqueen Martin
Katherine Jakeways Paula
Guest cast
Thomas Atkinson Little Thug
Keith Drinkel Mick (Landlord)
Sue Elliott-Nicholls Prospective House Buyer
Charlie Gallagher Little Thug
Bob Golding Prospective House Buyer
Tala Gouveia Prospective House Buyer
Ross Gurney-Randall Policeman
Writing team
Simon Blackwell Writer
Jesse Armstrong Script Editor
Production team
Ian FitzGibbon Director
Caroline Norris Producer
Rob Aslett Executive Producer
Saskia Schuster Executive Producer
Chris Addison Executive Producer
Simon Blackwell Executive Producer
Lucy Lumsden Executive Producer
Richard Allen-Turner Executive Producer
Jon Thoday Executive Producer
Pete Drinkwater Editor
Jeff Sherriff Production Designer
Richie Webb Composer
Matt Katz Composer

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