Zapped. Image shows from L to R: Steg (Kenneth Collard), Herman (Louis Emerick), Brian (James Buckley), Barbara (Sharon Rooney), Howell (Paul Kaye).

Zapped

Dave sitcom set in a parallel world. 15 episodes (3 series), 2016 - 2018. Stars James Buckley, Paul Kaye, Sharon Rooney, Kenneth Collard and others.

Zapped. Image shows from L to R: Cassandra (Tracy-Ann Oberman), Barbara (Sharon Rooney), Herman (Louis Emerick), Howell (Paul Kaye), Steg (Kenneth Collard), Brian (James Buckley).

Series 3, Episode 5 - Book

Brian has the amulet that can get him home, but it doesn't work. Howell tricks him into getting a book from the sinister Munty Library to help. Barbara's mother comes to visit and takes a shine to Herman. Meanwhile Steg is mistaken for a goblin.

Further details

Brian has found the magical amulet that can potentially send him home, but it doesn't work. Howell tricks him into getting a book from the oddly menacing Munty Library to help but things turn awkward when the book becomes overdue. Barbara's mother Cassandra comes to visit and takes a shine to Herman. Meanwhile Steg is mistaken for a goblin and finds himself cornered. Can Howell's bravery potion save the day?

Broadcast details

Date
Wednesday 14th November 2018
Time
10pm
Channel
Dave
Length
40 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
James Buckley Brian
Paul Kaye Howell
Sharon Rooney Barbara
Kenneth Collard Steg
Louis Emerick Herman
Ricky Grover Hawthorn
Guest cast
Kadiff Kirwan Bramble
Tracy-Ann Oberman Cassandra
Felicity Montagu Head Librarian
Colin Hoult Assistant Librarian
Tom Edward-Kane Kelp
Rich Fulcher Nik Nak
Kim Benson Nook Nak
Writing team
Dan Gaster Writer
Will Ing Writer
Paul Powell Writer
Production team
Dave Lambert Director
Candida Julian-Jones Producer
Steve Coogan Executive Producer
Dan Gaster Executive Producer
Paul Powell Executive Producer
Pete Thornton Executive Producer
Paul Schlesinger Executive Producer
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