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White Van Man. Ollie (Will Mellor). Copyright: ITV Studios
White Van Man

White Van Man

  • TV sitcom
  • BBC Three
  • 2011 - 2012
  • 12 episodes (2 series)

Will Mellor stars as a man who reluctantly takes over his father's painting and decorating business but is really not suited to the role. Stars Will Mellor, Joel Fry, Naomi Bentley, Clive Mantle and Georgia Tennant


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Series 2, Episode 5 - They Think It's All Over

White Van Man. Darren (Joel Fry). Copyright: ITV Studios
Ollie's dropped from his five-a-side football team in favour of a younger player, and takes the situation particularly badly. Meanwhile, Liz has a new boyfriend.

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Broadcast details

Thursday 22nd March 2012
BBC Three
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Will Mellor Ollie
Joel Fry Darren
Naomi Bentley Liz
Clive Mantle Tony
Georgia Tennant (as Georgia Moffett) Emma
Guest cast
Adrian Poynton PC Martin Orsom
Peter Ash Ben
Lewis Reeves Danny
Isy Suttie Tash
Rhodri Giggs Skinny Pete
Writing team
Adrian Poynton Writer
Hannah Mackay Script Editor
Production team
Iain B MacDonald Director
Rohan Acharya Producer
Saurabh Kakkar Executive Producer
Kristian Smith Executive Producer
Pete Drinkwater Editor
David Butterworth Production Designer
Glenn Gregory Composer
Keith Lowndes Composer


Meet Maplebury FC

Ollie has been booted out of his Saturday League football team for being too old but has found another local team willing to take him on. Meeting Maplebury FC for the first time, he starts to suspect they may not be all that good...

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Behind-the-Scenes: Making the football episode

We go behind the scenes to look at the filming of the football sequences for Episode 5 of the second series of White Van Man.

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