Witless. Image shows from L to R: Leanne (Kerry Howard), Rhona (Zoe Boyle). Copyright: Objective Productions.


BBC Three sitcom about two women in witness protection. 15 episodes (3 series), 2016 - 2018. Stars Kerry Howard, Zoe Boyle, Samuel Anderson, Nicholas Fruin and others.

Witless. Image shows from L to R: Leanne (Kerry Howard), Rhona (Zoe Boyle). Copyright: Objective Productions.

Series 1, Episode 1

Rhona and Leanne are forced into hiding after witnessing a cold-blooded gangland shooting. Wannabe star actress Leanne is far more excited by the prospect than Rhona, who had been planning an escape of her own.

Broadcast details

Friday 22nd April 2016
BBC Three
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Kerry Howard Leanne
    Zoe Boyle Rhona
    Samuel Anderson Patrick
    Nicholas Fruin DJ Sound As F***
    T'Nia Miller DC Wilton
    Nick Preston Benny
    Tom Cawte Appraisal
    John Hodgkinson Sergeant Anthony Forrest
    John Inverdale Self
    Guest cast
    Janie Booth Mrs Hobbs
    Ruth Keeling Council Worker
    Laya Lewis Claudia
    Writing team
    Joe Tucker Writer
    Lloyd Woolf Writer
    Production team
    Andrew Chaplin Director
    Adam Miller Director
    Charlotte Lewis Producer
    Joe Tucker Executive Producer
    Lloyd Woolf Executive Producer
    Gregor Sharp Executive Producer
    Ben Farrell Executive Producer
    Charlie Fawcett Editor
    Jim Holloway Production Designer
    Benedict Spence Director of Photography


    Rhona and Leanne test out thier alter egos

    After going into witness protection, Leanne relishes the opportunity to flesh out her new alter ego whilst registering with the local dentist, whereas Rhona suffers from stage fright.

    Featuring: Kerry Howard (Leanne), Zoe Boyle (Rhona).


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