Uncle. Image shows from L to R: Andy (Nick Helm), Errol (Elliot Speller-Gillott). Copyright: Baby Cow Productions.


BBC Three and Channel 4 sitcom about a bad uncle and his nerdy nephew. 20 episodes (pilot + 3 series), 2012 - 2017. Stars Nick Helm, Elliot Speller-Gillott, Daisy Haggard, Daniel Lawrence Taylor and others.

Uncle. Image shows from L to R: Gwen (Sydney Rae White), Andy (Nick Helm), Errol (Elliot Speller-Gillott). Copyright: Baby Cow Productions.

Series 1, Episode 3 - I Like-Like You

Andy tries to get back with Gwen by entering a battle of the bands. Only problem, he doesn't have a band. When Andy tries to turn Errol into a ladies' man, things are bound to get complicated...

Further details

Sam is mortified when Errol catches her in an embarrassing position, while Andy is horrified when Val Pearson catches him spying outside his club.

Andy holds auditions for his new band so he can enter the Battle of the Bands competition at Val's club, meaning he can spend quality time with Gwen.

Errol's acting weird and it has something to do with a girl. When the guys learn of their mutual woes, they join forces to help each other out.

Errol and Andy have a man to man chat about the opposite sex, and Sam goes on a string of disastrous dates.

Andy escorts Errol when he takes Ruby on a date, and bumps into Melodie.

Andy recruits a surprise new band member and they play at Battle of the Bands.

Broadcast details

Monday 27th January 2014
BBC Three
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Nick Helm Andy
Elliot Speller-Gillott Errol
Daisy Haggard Sam
Con O'Neill Val
Sydney Rae White Gwen
Brett Goldstein Casper
Esther Smith Melodie
Nina Toussaint-White Shelly
Nicholas Burns Ben
Guest cast
Cleo Sylvestre Old Woman
Tom Palmer Handsome Guy
Lauran Taylor-Griffin Ruby (Errol's crush)
Writing team
Oliver Refson Writer
Production team
Oliver Refson Director
Alison MacPhail Producer
Lindsay Hughes Executive Producer
Henry Normal Executive Producer
Kristian Smith Executive Producer


Andy gives Errol some dating advice

Errol and Andy have a man to man chat about the opposite sex.

Featuring: Nick Helm (Andy), Elliot Speller-Gillott (Errol).

I Like Like You

Andy and Errol sing a song about love.

Featuring: Nick Helm (Andy), Lauran Taylor-Griffin (Ruby), Elliot Speller-Gillott (Errol).


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