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: Andy (Nick Helm), Mechanic (Tom Davis). Copyright: Baby Cow Productions.

Series 2, Episode 6

Andy is suffering from a string of bad news and the threat of eviction. The tables turn when he receives a surprise cheque in the mail. Now all he needs to do is cash it and pay his landlord in the next three hours, while keeping Errol busy as Sam plans a surprise birthday party. But the universe might have other ideas...

Broadcast details

Tuesday 17th March 2015
BBC Three
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Nick Helm Andy
Elliot Speller-Gillott Errol
Daisy Haggard Sam
Daniel Lawrence Taylor Bruce
Con O'Neill Val
Jorja Rutherford Tiffany
Esther Smith Melodie
Nicholas Burns Ben
Raquel Cassidy Teresa
Guest cast
Gemma Whelan Veronica (Ben's new partner)
Martin Trenaman George (Landlord)
Joe Sims The Exterminator
Simon Meacock Stan
Liam Williams Blake
Tom Davis Mechanic
Andi Osho DJ
Susan Wokoma Cash Pig Cashier
Martin Ball Louie's Stepdad
Spike White Louie
Nick Mohammed Roopesh (Carpet Warehouse manager)
Writing team
Oliver Refson Writer
Lilah Vandenburgh Writer
Production team
Oliver Refson Director
Alison MacPhail Producer
Lindsay Hughes Executive Producer
Henry Normal Executive Producer


The cheque

Andy tries to cash in his winnings from the song and save his flat.

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Featuring: Nick Helm (Andy), Susan Wokoma (Cash Pig Cashier), Elliot Speller-Gillott (Errol).

Fight for the Future - Full Music Video

The extended music video for the song in the final episode.

Featuring: Nick Helm (Andy), Liam Williams (Blake), Andi Osho (DJ).


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