Watson & Oliver. Image shows from L to R: Lorna Watson, Ingrid Oliver. Copyright: BBC
Watson & Oliver

Watson & Oliver

  • TV sketch show
  • BBC Two
  • 2012 - 2013
  • 12 episodes (2 series)

Sketch show for BBC Two with female comedy duo Lorna Watson and Ingrid Oliver. Stars Lorna Watson, Ingrid Oliver, Adrian Scarborough, Hugo Speer, Peter Serafinowicz and more.

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Series 1, Episode 3

Watson & Oliver. Image shows from L to R: Ingrid Oliver, Lorna Watson. Copyright: BBC / Popper Pictures
In this week's episode, the Georgian ladies have Absolutely No Sense or Sensibility whilst picknicking, and a pair of schoolgirls go clothes shopping. Back in the studio, Lorna and Ingrid receive some surprising news from James Bond producer Barbara Broccoli.

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Broadcast details

Monday 5th March 2012
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Monday 5th March 2012 11:20pm BBC2 Wales
Wednesday 7th March 2012 7:30pm BBC2

Cast & crew

Lorna Watson Various
Ingrid Oliver Various
Adrian Scarborough Sir Thomas
Hugo Speer Mr Bridgewater
Peter Serafinowicz Various (Voice)
Rhona Croker Ensemble Actor
Bob Golding Ensemble Actor
Tom Parry Ensemble Actor
Daniel Lawrence Taylor (as Daniel Taylor) Ensemble Actor
Daisy Aitkens Ensemble Actor
James Doherty Ensemble Actor
Guest cast
Richard Mackney Ensemble Actor
Harley Stapleton-Brister Ensemble Actor
Siena Stapleton-Brister Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Lorna Watson Writer
Ingrid Oliver Writer
Kevin Cecil Writer (Additional Material)
Alex Lowe Writer (Additional Material)
Kevin Cecil Script Editor
Marcus Garvey Writer (Additional Material)
Nico Tatarowicz Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Richard Boden Director
Simon London Producer
Robert Popper Executive Producer
Mark Freeland Executive Producer
Marina Fonseca Edit Producer
Jake Bernard Editor
Chris Wadsworth Editor
Jo Sutherland Production Designer
Ben Hales Composer


Undercover Millionaire

Charity worker Brian gets a big surprise when undercover millionaire Carla Fredricks reveals her true identity.

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Featuring: Rhona Croker, James Doherty & Ingrid Oliver.

Bout de Souffle

This week the girls go French New Wave Cinema...

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Featuring: Ingrid Oliver & Lorna Watson.

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