Each week, we will be taking an in depth look at some of the best sitcoms and comedy shows from both the UK and the USA.
Today we will be looking at a sitcom that has recently returned this year with a different dynamic as there are now kids involved and it was also one of the stepping stones for Miranda Hart – Not Going Out


Opening Titles / Theme Tune

About the Show

Summary of Plot

The mishaps of slacker Lee, Lee’s best mate Tim, Lee’s long-suffering landlady and the love of Lee’s life, Lucy, and Tim’s well-meaning but dim-witted girlfriend Daisy. – IMDb

Number of Seasons / Episodes

8 Seasons


Lee Mack – Lee

Sally Bretton – Lucy

Katy Wix – Daisy

Tim Vine – Tim


+ Lee Mack’s son Arlo McKillop guest starred in the 2013 Christmas special Not Going Out: The House (2013).

+ An pilot was made featuring Catherine Tate as the landlady. It was not broadcast.

+ Tim was originally intended to be a biker with a stubby beard, but was deemed too scary to be the accountant posh lad.
Classic Clips


Trick or Treat

Franks Drinking

But You’re Not Even a Couple