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Series cast summary:
Sharon Horgan ...  Helen Stephens 6 episodes, 2012
Jennifer Saunders ...  Governor Margaret 6 episodes, 2012
Aisling Bea ...  Laura 6 episodes, 2012
Susan Calman ...  Fatty 6 episodes, 2012
Ricky Champ ...  Frank 6 episodes, 2012
Tom Goodman-Hill ...  Tim 6 episodes, 2012
Bryony Hannah ...  Christine 6 episodes, 2012
Edward Hogg ...  Henry 6 episodes, 2012
Amanda Lawrence ...  Mary 6 episodes, 2012
Geoffrey McGivern Geoffrey McGivern ...  Tony 6 episodes, 2012
Ashley McGuire Ashley McGuire ...  Slasher 6 episodes, 2012
Emma Pierson ...  Mrs. Bridges 6 episodes, 2012
Claire Prempeh Claire Prempeh ...  Yvonne 6 episodes, 2012
Lizzie Roper ...  Top Dog 6 episodes, 2012
Golda Rosheuvel ...  Lennie 6 episodes, 2012
Marina Hayter Marina Hayter ...  2012 6 episodes, 2012
Barnaby Kay ...  Justin 4 episodes, 2012
Julie T. Wallace ...  I'll Kill Again 3 episodes, 2012
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Helen Stephens is wrongly sentenced to 12 years in prison for murdering her boss Eric Bridges, the managing director of Entirely Tiles. Although she is sure that it will only be a matter of time before this mistake is rectified, everyone around her seems to be conspiring to keep her behind bars. Lawyer Tony is incompetent, sister Laura wants her flat, and fiancé Justin - her alibi - has disappeared. Colleague Henry seems to be the only one willing to help, but he has an ulterior motive. Written by obeliska

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14 June 2012 (UK) See more »

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Brilliant new comedy
10 July 2012 | by Clairec4444See all my reviews

I don't understand how this programme has only received 5.6 so far, this comedy is brilliant I haven't seen anything better for ages (although last years 'Spy' is worth a mention). What else is there out there that you could possibly give any decent marks to.

Sharon Horgan is surely one of the best writers of new comedy; more power to her. With Jennifer Saunders as a regular and others like Caroline Quentin popping in, well 5.6 is quite frankly an insult. I wouldn't mind so much if we were inundated with sit com after sit com that constantly has us rolling in the aisles but we most definitely aren't, which is why this comedy is even more worth while.

Last nights episode with the music competition was hysterical, roll on season 2.


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