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 Howard Steel (17 episodes, 2004-2006)
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 Mel Steel / ... (17 episodes, 2004-2006)
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 Angela Cook (17 episodes, 2004-2006)
Geoffrey Whitehead ...
 Dick Cook (17 episodes, 2004-2006)
Janine Duvitski ...
 Eve (17 episodes, 2004-2006)
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 Fraser (13 episodes, 2004-2006)
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 Cassie (7 episodes, 2004)
Emma Pierson ...
 Sophie Cook (7 episodes, 2004)
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 Ron (7 episodes, 2004-2005)
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Only one week to go before the marriage of Howard and Mel which quickly escalates into the week from Hell. The series follows the bumbling Howard as he lurches from one appallingly embarrassing disaster to the next in the week leading up to his wedding. Written by Mark Smith <msmith@osi.co.uk>

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Sophie Cook (Emma Pierson), Mel's troublesome sister, did not return in Series 2 and there was no explanation to her absence. But it was revealed in Series 3 "The Worst Christmas of My Life", that she had moved to New Zealand. See more »

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British comedy at it's worse
11 February 2007 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

This is by far the worst British comedy ever, how it made it past the first episode let alone the pilot is beyond me. The acting is weak from the main character played by Ben Miller to Sarah Alexander (from the fantastic coupling)right through the cast. The plot/story lines were unfunny and very very predictable using many worn out ideas. A very painful series to endure but sadly put in a slot between two excellent shows. describing it as Britain's answer to ' Meet the parents' does a disservice to 'meet the parents' and is as about as fresh as an old shoe that has a run around with the family dog. Britain should have learned that rip offs from other countries never work from looking at America's sad attempts at doing so.


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