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
    Lilah Vandenburgh Music Video Director
    Alison MacPhail Producer
    Lindsay Hughes Executive Producer
    Henry Normal Executive Producer
    Robin Peters Editor
    Richard Graham Editor
    Charlotte Pearson Production Designer
    Nick Helm Composer
    Andy Jones (as Andrew Jones) Composer
    Matt Simpson Composer


    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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