Winging It. Joe Thomas. Copyright: Zeppotron.

Winging It (2009)

BBC Two comedy. 7 episodes (1 series) in 2009. Stars Tom Deacon, Rhys Thomas, Joe Thomas, Holly Walsh, Jonny Sweet, Matthew Crosby, Andrew Spiers and others.

Series 1

Winging It. Jonny Sweet. Copyright: Zeppotron.

1. Episode One

First broadcast: Saturday 18th April 2009

Jonny Sweet pretends to be a careers advisor and, without any preparation, must deliver some dubious tips to a group of jobseekers. Meanwhile, Matthew Crosby takes on the role of leading environmentalist Julian Glacier and, with no time to prepare, has to deliver a made-up, on-the-spot lecture to a group of budding planet-savers.


2. Episode Two

First broadcast: Saturday 25th April 2009

BBC Switch presenter Tom Deacon takes on the role of Mitch Mitchelson, Britain's youngest top level operative in CSI, while Rhys Thomas dons a silver jumpsuit to become Spin Jackson, music media mogul.


3. Episode Three

First broadcast: Saturday 2nd May 2009

The Inbetweeners star Joe Thomas becomes Zack Dashwood, a representative for the 2012 Olympics, with a mission to persuade his sports-mad audience to sign up for brand-new event 'Ballfinger'. Meanwhile, comedian Charlie Skelton is Heinrich Bloom, a European teen driving guru trying to convince a group of learner drivers that he is their passport to success in passing their driving test.


Jonny Sweet.

4. Episode Four

First broadcast: Saturday 9th May 2009

Performer Jonny Sweet becomes Barry Balmoral, a minor member of the royal family claiming to be 37th in line to the throne. Meanwhile, comedian Andrew Spiers takes on the role of top astronaut Snap Wiffersley, with a mission to convince a room of sci-fi fans that he is Britain's number one spaceman.


5. Episode Five

First broadcast: Saturday 16th May 2009

Comedian Rhys Thomas takes on the role of TV survival expert Griff Griffin. Meanwhile, comedian Holly Walsh becomes police officer PC Gonmad and is asked to explain some totally outrageous changes to the law.


6. Episode Six

First broadcast: Saturday 23rd May 2009

Charlie Skelton becomes Giles Simpson, an inspirational sports lifecoach with a mission to motivate an unsuspecting netball team. Meanwhile, comedian Elliott Tiney takes on the role of young entrepreneur Nicky Dickerson and attempts to convince a group of budding tycoons that he is Britain's third youngest self-made millionaire.


Special: Highlights Show

First broadcast: Saturday 30th May 2009

The Winging It gang look back at the best bits of the series. Starring Joe Thomas, Jonny Sweet, Charlie Skelton and a whole host of other Wingers.