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

Series 3, Episode 6 - ... Is This Just Fantasy?

Melodie shows up at Andy's flat they finally hash it out and confess their feelings for each other. But, after a night of bliss, Melodie is gone.

Further details

When Melodie shows up at Andy's flat they finally hash it out and confess their feelings for each other. But, after a night of bliss, Melodie is gone.

Meanwhile, in his fantasy writing class, Errol spins a fantastical tale of Andy, now cast as a stable boy on a noble quest to find his long lost princess.

With the help of a young stable master Errol, the boys will encounter a slew of odd but familiar faces in this fantasy retelling of Uncle, and possibly help the real Andy get to the bottom of how he can win Melodie back.

Broadcast details

Date
Sunday 5th February 2017
Time
10am
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
Esther Smith Melodie
Nina Toussaint-White Shelly
Dylan Moran Marsh
Guest cast
Nick Mohammed Roopesh (Carpet Warehouse manager)
Amanda Abbington Siobhan
David Trent Dave
Eva-Jane Willis Dragon Tattoo Lady
Hannah Speller Doris
Isla Lindsey Jane
Ninette Finch Someone's Gran
Natasha Patel Suzy
Jamie Smith Music Video Band
Andy Jones Music Video Band
Vikki Stone Music Video Band
Writing team
Oliver Refson Writer
Lilah Vandenburgh Writer
Production team
Oliver Refson Director
Lilah Vandenburgh Director
Faiza Hosenie Producer
Henry Normal Executive Producer
Alison MacPhail Executive Producer

Video

Discussion at the inn

If she spent the night, she was no princess.

Featuring: Nick Helm (Andy), Elliot Speller-Gillott (Errol), Daisy Haggard (Sam), Daniel Lawrence Taylor (Bruce).

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