Two Doors Down. Image shows from L to R: Beth (Arabella Weir), Eric (Alex Norton). Copyright: BBC
Two Doors Down

Two Doors Down

  • TV sitcom
  • BBC Two / BBC One
  • 2013 - 2021
  • 34 episodes (5 series)

Comedy focused on Latimer Crescent residents Eric and Beth Baird, plus their neighbours and immediate family. Stars Arabella Weir, Alex Norton, Doon Mackichan, Jonathan Watson, Elaine C. Smith and more.

Episode menu

Series 5, Episode 1 - Veggie Curry

Two Doors Down
Beth is cooking up a storm, making a veggie curry to celebrate Ian and Gordon's anniversary.

Further details

Beth is cooking up a storm, making a veggie curry to celebrate Ian and Gordon's anniversary.

But when the boys arrive, it's Ian's black eye that catches mum and dad's attention. The night starts to spiral as Cathy and Colin invite themselves over, and Christine turns up with an upset stomach demanding to know if Beth's kitchen is clean.

When questioned about the black eye, Gordon lets slip that Ian was in a fight and is then forced to confess he didn't jump in to defend his partner. Later, when Cathy and Colin discover it's not only a vegetarian curry but a mild one, they blame Gordon for everything and take matters into their own hands, completely hijacking the Baird's quiet family meal.

Broadcast details

Date
Monday 6th December 2021
Time
10pm
Channel
BBC Two
Length
30 minutes

Repeats

Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 8th January 2022 9:30pm BBC Scotland
Sunday 6th March 2022 9:30pm BBC Scotland
Sunday 12th June 2022 10:30pm BBC Scotland

Cast & crew

Cast
Arabella Weir Beth
Alex Norton Eric
Doon Mackichan Cathy
Jonathan Watson Colin
Elaine C. Smith Christine
Jamie Quinn Ian
Kieran Hodgson Gordon
Writing team
Simon Carlyle Writer
Gregor Sharp Writer
Production team
Ben Gosling Fuller Director
Jacqueline Sinclair Producer
Steven Canny Executive Producer
Simon Carlyle Executive Producer
Gregor Sharp Executive Producer
Josh Cole Executive Producer
Gillian Doohan Line Producer
Adam De Wolff Editor
Laura Donnelly Production Designer
Catherine Willis Casting Director
Carole K. Fraser Costume Designer
Roy Estabrook Director of Photography
Maxine Dallas Make-up Designer
Jade Louden Graphics
Carol-Anne Henderson 1st Assistant Director
Emily Allen Commissioning Editor

Video

Curry night ruined by neighbours

The Bairds' homemade curry night is ruined when their annoying neighbours Colin, Cathy and Christine invite themselves round and are upset to find out there are no naan breads on offer...

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