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Walliams & Friend

BBC One sketch show featuring David Walliams and guest stars. 7 episodes (pilot + 1 series), 2015 - 2017. Stars David Walliams, Morgana Robinson, Mike Wozniak, Ashley Gilmour and others.

Another series is in development.

Walliams & Friend. Image shows from L to R: David Walliams, Jack Whitehall, Mrs Hudson (Judy Loe). Copyright: King Bert Productions.

Series 1, Episode 1 - Jack Whitehall

This week it's award-winning comedian Jack Whitehall who joins David Walliams for a variety of comedy sketches.

Further details

See Jack Whitehall as you've never seen him before. This episode includes Jack and David's inappropriate take on Sherlock and Watson; the world's worst dating show contestant and Jack doing something David has never done before - dressing as a woman.

Also includes the launch of Britain's cruellest reality TV show, Celebrity Slammer, in which David finds himself locked up with the likes of The Chuckle Brothers and Bob Carolgees.

Broadcast details

Friday 25th November 2016
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    David Walliams Various
    Mike Wozniak Ensemble Actor
    Ashley Gilmour Ensemble Actor
    Mikel Sylvanus Ensemble Actor
    Emmanuel Kojo Ensemble Actor
    Guest cast
    Jack Whitehall Various
    Judy Loe Mrs Hudson
    Cariad Lloyd Lindsey (Dating Game Contestant)
    Jason Lewis Sammy (Dating Game Contestant)
    Hilary Whitehall Beatrice (Gideon's Mother)
    Michael Knowles Monty (Gideon's Father)
    Vernon Kay Self
    Barry Elliott (as Barry Chuckle) Self
    Paul Elliott (as Paul Chuckle) Self
    Christopher Ellison Self
    Bob Carolgees Self
    Eamonn Holmes Self
    Christopher Biggins Self
    Writing team
    David Walliams Writer
    Andrew Dawson (as Dawson Bros) Writer
    Steve Dawson (as Dawson Bros) Writer
    Tim Inman (as Dawson Bros) Writer
    Kevin Cecil Script Editor
    Harry Enfield Writer (Additional Material)
    Ben Ashenden Writer (Additional Material)
    Alexander Owen (as Alex Owen) Writer (Additional Material)
    Production team
    Matt Lipsey Director
    Vivien Ackland-Snow 1st Assistant Director
    Sarah Fraser Producer
    Gregor Sharp Executive Producer
    Jo Sargent Executive Producer
    Chris Evans Post Production Producer
    Gavin Buckley Editor
    Richard Drew Production Designer
    Andy Brierley Casting Director
    Annie Hardinge Costume Designer
    Lisa Cavalli-Green Make-up Designer
    Martin Hawkins Lighting Designer
    David Arnold Composer


    Sherlock parody

    Jack Whitehall and David Walliams present an alternative take on the Sherlock and Watson story.

    Featuring: David Walliams, Jack Whitehall.

    Celebrity Slammer

    It's the launch of Britain's cruellest reality TV show, Celebrity Slammer.

    Featuring: David Walliams, Mike Wozniak, Vernon Kay, Barry Chuckle, Paul Chuckle, Christopher Ellison, Bob Carolgees, Eamonn Holmes, Christopher Biggins.

    Middle class Jeremy Kyle

    Gideon has a very valid complaint to make about his parents.

    Featuring: David Walliams, Jack Whitehall, Hilary Whitehall (Beatrice), Michael Knowles (Monty).


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