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Series 1, Episode 1 - We Love Gavin & Stacey

Gavin & Stacey. Image shows from L to R: Gavin (Mathew Horne), Stacey (Joanna Page), Smithy (James Corden), Nessa (Ruth Jones). Copyright: Baby Cow Productions
A celebration of Gavin & Stacey, featuring cast, crew and celebrity fans, revealing a world of back-stage insight into the production of the comedy series.

Further details

Stars including Alison Steadman, Larry Lamb and Melanie Walters reveal the backstage gossip as we go behind the scenes to find out who couldn't stop giggling on set and what really happened when the cameras stopped rolling. Location manager Nicky James lets us in on filming secrets, including how they managed to pull off that cliff-hanger finale, despite hundreds of fans turning up to watch.

And favourite scenes are recounted as fans of the show, including Ruth Langsford and Tamzin Outhwaite, tell us just what it is that makes us love Gavin & Stacey.

Broadcast details

Saturday 15th August 2020
Channel 5
90 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Thursday 20th August 2020 11:05pm C5
Friday 25th December 2020 12:15am C5
Friday 12th February 2021 10:00pm Comedy Central
Tuesday 16th February 2021 10:00pm Comedy Central
Saturday 8th May 2021 7:25pm Comedy Central

Cast & crew

Stephen Mangan Narrator
Guest cast
Bobby Norris Self
Tamzin Outhwaite Self
Shaparak Khorsandi (as Shappi Khorsandi) Self
Larry Lamb Self
Melanie Walters Self
Alison Steadman Self
Nicky James Self
Boyd Hilton Self
Steffan Rhodri Self
Clive Evans Self
Ruth Langsford Self
Oscar Hartland Self
Marco Zeraschi Self
Stuart Murphy Self (Archive Material)
James Corden Self (Archive Material)
Joanna Page Self (Archive Material)
Christine Gernon Self (Archive Material)
Ruth Jones Self (Archive Material)
Mathew Horne Self (Archive Material)
Production team
Miranda Glasser Director
Emma Clarke Executive Producer
Matt Crook Executive Producer
Miranda Glasser Producer
Nicholas Searle Editor
Alex Rook Graphics

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