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Gavin & Stacey 

Gavin and Stacey have been continuing their romance on-line and by telephone for the last six months. Now they want to be together but will their friends and family let them?
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Series cast summary:
Joanna Page ...  Stacey 21 episodes, 2007-2019
Mathew Horne ...  Gavin 21 episodes, 2007-2019
Alison Steadman ...  Pam 21 episodes, 2007-2019
Ruth Jones ...  Nessa 21 episodes, 2007-2019
James Corden ...  Smithy 21 episodes, 2007-2019
Larry Lamb ...  Mick 21 episodes, 2007-2019
Melanie Walters ...  Gwen 21 episodes, 2007-2019
Rob Brydon ...  Bryn 21 episodes, 2007-2019
Steffan Rhodri Steffan Rhodri ...  Dave 11 episodes, 2007-2010
Margaret John ...  Doris 9 episodes, 2007-2010


Gavin and Stacey have been continuing their romance on-line and by telephone for the last six months. Now they want to be together but will their friends and family let them?

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Comedy | Romance


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Release Date:

26 August 2008 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Гевин и Стейси See more »

Filming Locations:

Penarth, United Kingdom See more »

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Baby Cow Productions See more »
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Almost every episode starts with a phone call between Gavin and Stacey. See more »


In series 3, both Bryn and Gavin's cars have completely different registration numbers from the previous series. Gavin's blue Saxo has changed from a T-reg (MY 1999) to an X-reg (MY 2000). Bryn's green Picasso has changed from CV02 (MY 2002, registered in Cardiff) to HV54 (MY 2004, registered in Portsmouth). They are obviously different cars. See more »


Referenced in Gavin and Stacey: The Out-Takes (2010) See more »


By Stephen Fretwell
Performed by Stephen Fretwell
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Decpetively good
28 May 2008 | by paul2001sw-1See all my reviews

In the 1980s, the most famous hit of writer John Sullivan was 'Only Fools and Horses', but what actually won bigger ratings was a gentler comedy drama he wrote about two people falling in love, 'Just Good Friends'. And in some ways, 'Gavin and Stacey', a low key hit, is the 'Just Good Friends' of our time. At initial acquaintance, it's not riotously funny, and it's certainly not savage (unlike 'Pulling', another BBC3 hit); but the more you watch it, the more you find yourself smiling throughout, simply because the world it depicts is unquestionably the real world: this, in a way that few other television programs are, is a story of contemporary life. The central role of Gavin is quite passive and non-comic: the other characters are one-part sitcom staple, one part modern cliché, but still original - the mix works, supporting by acting and direction which overplays nothing and stays true to the rhythms of the everyday. As such, it's a record for the historians of the future to judge our age by; but very much also a comedy for us to laugh at now.

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