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: Frank (Keith Allen), Errol (Elliot Speller-Gillott), Andy (Nick Helm). Copyright: Baby Cow Productions.

Series 2, Episode 5

Andy's desperate for cash to pay his rent, so when he hears his estranged Uncle Frank is dying, he thinks it's his chance to get written in to his will. Without Sam's knowledge, Andy takes Errol to Frank's cabin for an unforgettable family reunion.

Broadcast details

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

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Nick Helm Andy
Elliot Speller-Gillott Errol
Daisy Haggard Sam
Nicholas Burns Ben
Guest cast
Gemma Whelan Veronica (Ben's new partner)
Diane Morgan Suzan (Job centre worker)
Martin Trenaman George (Landlord)
Keith Allen Frank
Bella Sabbagh Janice (Frank's neighbour)
Sinead Keenan Maggie (Frank's daughter)
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

Uncle Frank

Andy takes Errol along to visit a dying relative.

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

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