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

Uncle

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: Hugo (Jordan Stephens), Errol (Elliot Speller-Gillott). Copyright: Baby Cow Productions.

Series 2, Episode 3

Andy is wrecked with the flu. But when Errol alerts him to a lucrative song contest, it's off to the recording studio.

Further details

Andy is wrecked with the flu. But when Errol alerts him to a lucrative song contest, he heads to the recording studio.

Andy suddenly refuses to collaborate, so Errol endeavours to sabotage the recording. Now with Sam constantly asking for sexting advice, the clock ticking and inspiration running low, Andy's going to need a genius idea and the help of a few surprising allies if he hopes to get the track recorded in time.

Broadcast details

Date
Tuesday 24th February 2015
Time
10pm
Channel
BBC Three
Length
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Nick Helm Andy
Elliot Speller-Gillott Errol
Daisy Haggard Sam
Daniel Lawrence Taylor Bruce
Con O'Neill Val
Sydney Rae White Gwen
Brett Goldstein Casper
Guest cast
Jordan Stephens Hugo
Phil Nichol Jerry (Studio owner)
Martin Trenaman George (Landlord) (Voice)
Writing team
Oliver Refson Writer
Lilah Vandenburgh Writer
Production team
Oliver Refson Director
Alison MacPhail Producer
Lindsay Hughes Executive Producer
Henry Normal Executive Producer

Video

Last place hero

Andy changes the lyrics to one of his and Errol's unrecorded songs.

Can't see a video here? Watch this clip on bbc.co.uk

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

Paywall

Supporters and subscribers get more

Additional content and tools are available across the site for Supporters and BCG Pro subscribers. On this page you can:

  • Broadcast details of 16 further repeats of this episode
  • This episode's inital overnight ratings
  • BCG Pro business users can see additional crew credits  
    If you join BCG Pro business, you can see composer, editor, production designer & other: director credits for this episode.

Donate (for fans) BCG Pro

Already a donor or Pro user?