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Game On 

Game-On (original title)
The daily lives of three London flatmates.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Matthew Cottle ...  Martin 18 episodes, 1995-1998
Samantha Womack ...  Mandy 18 episodes, 1995-1998
Neil Stuke ...  Matthew 12 episodes, 1996-1998
Tracy Keating Tracy Keating ...  Clare / ... 10 episodes, 1996-1998
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The comic daily lives of three misfits who share a London flat. Mandy, the beautiful, intelligent blonde who can't seem to keep a job or prevent the wrong men failing in love with her all the time. Matthew who owns the flat but can't step outside yet still manages to live out some bizarre fantasies much to the chagrin of the other occupants. Finally, Martin the red-haired dreamer who can't seem to find the right woman but has been having an on-off relationship with Clare for a long time whilst he searches in vain. Written by Mark Smith <msmith@osi.co.uk>

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

27 February 1995 (UK) See more »

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Game On! See more »

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Production Co:

Hat Trick Productions See more »
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Runtime:

(18 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color
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Trivia

Ben Chaplin quit the show unexpectedly after one season when receiving an offer of a film role in Hollywood on the back of his performance in the series. See more »

Goofs

In the first series the number on the flat door was "7", but in the second and third series it is the same flat but has number "54" on the door. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Comedy Connections: Geoffrey Perkins (2008) See more »

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Written by Paul Brouwer, Dave Gibbs, Steve Hurley, and Phil Hurley
Performed by Gigolo Aunts
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Terrific cast en roles
20 February 2005 | by intimidantusSee all my reviews

Perfect sitcom. The first in years I liked. The great sense of humor, the well played characters and the beautiful use of the art-language made this sitcom a high amusingly one. The exploited phobia of Matthew is perfectly mixed with the grimmerish ginger tosser and the behavior of the well-shagged blond. Perfect trio for a delighted laugh ever again. The series at the start is very good, especially the Fame episode, terrific how Ben Chaplin makes his moves to stardom and finally burns up by his phobia on stage. I never had such a laugh in ages. The way the second series build up their naivety gay-outcome is great.


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