Walliams & Friend. David Walliams. Copyright: King Bert Productions.

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: Mike Wozniak, Hugh Bonneville, David Walliams. Copyright: King Bert Productions.

Series 1 - Hugh Bonneville

Hugh Bonneville partners with David Walliams for a variety of comedy sketches. Hugh demonstrates his comic versatility as he plays roles as diverse as Lord Alan Sugar dishing out the hardest ever Apprentice tasks, and even the Countess of Grantham in her new commercial.

Further details

In this extended episode, star of Downton Abbey and W1A Hugh Bonneville, partners with David Walliams for a variety of comedy sketches. Hugh demonstrates his comic versatility as he plays roles as diverse as Lord Alan Sugar dishing out the hardest ever Apprentice tasks, and even the Countess of Grantham in her new commercial.

In addition, Hugh and David pair up to play smarmy game show hosts of the completely baffling Double Or Nothing, the world's most embarrassing dancing dads and even Bruce Wayne and his loyal butler Alfred. Also features mini festive episodes of Middle Class Jeremy Kyle and Celebrity Slammer.

Notes

This episode was moved from its scheduled 10pm timeslot to accommodate a concert performance by George Michael, following the singer's death on Christmas Day.

Broadcast details

Date
Tuesday 27th December 2016
Time
11:20pm
Channel
BBC One
Length
40 minutes

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    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    David Walliams Various
    Morgana Robinson Ensemble Actor
    Mike Wozniak Ensemble Actor
    Ashley Gilmour Ensemble Actor
    Mikel Sylvanus Ensemble Actor
    Emmanuel Kojo Ensemble Actor
    Jason Lewis Ensemble Actor
    Guest cast
    Hugh Bonneville Various
    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
    Fern Britton Self
    Joe Swash Self
    James Greene Ensemble Actor
    Colin Hoult Ensemble Actor
    Shola Adewusi Ensemble Actor
    Writing team
    David Walliams Writer
    Andrew Dawson (as Dawson Bros) Writer
    Steve Dawson (as Dawson Bros) Writer
    Tim Inman (as Dawson Bros) Writer
    Jason Hazeley Writer (Additional Material)
    Joel Morris Writer (Additional Material)
    Kevin Cecil Script Editor
    Production team
    Matt Lipsey Director
    Sarah Fraser Producer
    Gregor Sharp Executive Producer
    Jo Sargent Executive Producer
    Gavin Buckley Editor
    Richard Drew Production Designer
    David Arnold Composer

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