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 3 - Trial Schmile

In the aftermath of the fire, Donna and Gaz are forced to move into Janet's old place.

Further details

Two Pints Of Lager And A Packet Of Crisps. Image shows from L to R: Gary 'Gaz' Wilkinson (Will Mellor), Billy (Freddie Hogan). Copyright: BBC.

The couple react differently to their new situation; Donna embraces the fact that she is possession-free while Gaz feels he needs to live it up and plans a big night out.

Billy is determined to focus on getting his football career off the ground. He reluctantly agrees to go out with Gaz but, when things go disastrously wrong, it's up to Gaz to salvage Billy's only shot at a football trial.

Over at The Archer, Cassie tries to blackmail Tim into buying a motorbike for her. She desperately tries to find some dirt on him but isn't prepared for what she eventually discovers...

Broadcast details

Tuesday 3rd May 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
Clive Russell Football Manager
Kriss Dosanjh Interviewer
Writing team
Robin Taylor Writer
David Cantor Writer
Production team
Nick Wood Director
Michelle Farr Producer
Micheál Jacob Executive Producer
Susan Nickson Executive Producer


Donna's Utopia

Donna is released from the shackles of clothing, and gets naked - much to Gaz's surprise.

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Featuring: Natalie Casey (Donna Henshaw), Will Mellor (Gary 'Gaz' Wilkinson).

Tim shares too much

Pre-empting blackmail from his sister Cassie, Tim reveals some shocking secrets about himself to the entire Archer pub.

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


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