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
    Robin Peters Editor
    Charlotte Pearson Production Designer
    Nick Helm Composer
    Andy Jones (as Andrew Jones) Composer
    Matt Simpson Composer


    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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