Two Pints Of Lager And A Packet Of Crisps. Image shows from L to R: Louise (Kathryn Drysdale), Jonny (Ralf Little), Donna Henshaw (Natalie Casey), Janet (Sheridan Smith), Gary 'Gaz' Wilkinson (Will Mellor). Copyright: BBC.

Two Pints Of Lager And A Packet Of Crisps

BBC Three and BBC Two sitcom about a group of 20-somethings. 79 episodes (9 series), 2001 - 2011. Stars Natalie Casey, Will Mellor, Sheridan Smith, Kathryn Drysdale and others.

Series 9, Episode 2 - Cheese Toastie

Gaz struggles to get used to his metrosexual carer Billy. Not only does Billy have manicures, he keeps calling him babe and trying to hug him. Billy is upset, but he's determined to win Gaz round no matter what it takes.

Further details

Two Pints Of Lager And A Packet Of Crisps. Image shows from L to R: Tim (Luke Gell), Cassie (Georgia Henshaw). Copyright: BBC.

Gaz finally cracks and throws Billy out - but when disaster strikes, who will save him? Donna faces up to her responsibilities now she is the breadwinner, and heads down to the job centre. She is thrown when she sees her old nemesis from school and is left feeling inadequate that she too doesn't have a career. She battles with her pride before finally giving in and signing on the dole. Tim tries to give sister Cassie a makeover so that Billy will take more notice of her, and the world gets to see his Gok as he tries to help her discover her inner diva.

Broadcast details

Tuesday 26th April 2011
BBC Three
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Natalie Casey Donna Henshaw
Will Mellor Gary 'Gaz' Wilkinson
Luke Gell Tim
Georgia Henshaw Cassie
Freddie Hogan Billy
Guest cast
Catherine Tyldesley Amy
Writing team
Robin Taylor Writer
David Cantor Writer
Production team
Nick Wood Director
Michelle Farr Producer
Micheál Jacob Executive Producer
Susan Nickson Executive Producer


Metrosexual Gaz

Billy encourages Gaz to be a little more metrosexual, but goes a step too far...

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Featuring: Will Mellor (Gary 'Gaz' Wilkinson), Freddie Hogan (Billy).

Tim Gets His Gok Out

Tim is trying to give Cassie a Gok Wan style makeover but she's not having any of it...

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Featuring: Luke Gell (Tim), Georgia Henshaw (Cassie).


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