Type
Scripted
Premiered
Jun. 2003
Status
Canceled/Ended
Runtime
30 min.
Country
UK
Network
ITV1 TV Network
Genre

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FortySomething (UK)

Paul Slippery (Hugh Laurie) is a doctor facing a mid-life crisis. His wife Estelle (Anna Chancellor) is starting a new career as a headhunter. His three sons, Rory (Benedict Cumberbatch), a student at the fictitious University of Reigate, Daniel (Neil Henry) and Edwin (Joe Van Moyland), are sex-obsessed. Meanwhile, Paul appears to hear the inner thoughts of others.

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Character Guide | Cast/Crew | Guest Stars
Rory Slipperyplayed by Benedict Cumberbatch Estelle Slipperyplayed by Anna Chancellor
played by Anna Chancellor
Daniel Slipperyplayed by Neil Henry
played by Neil Henry
Gwendolen Hartleyplayed by Sheila Hancock
played by Sheila Hancock
Laura Proekplayed by Emma Ferguson
played by Emma Ferguson
Paul Slipperyplayed by Hugh Laurie
played by Hugh Laurie
Surinderplayed by Lolita Chakrabarti Edwin Slipperyplayed by Joe Van Moyland
played by Joe Van Moyland
Lucy Proekplayed by Siobhan Hewlett
played by Siobhan Hewlett
Mr. Proekplayed by Bob Mason
played by Bob Mason
Dr. Ronnie Pilfreyplayed by Peter Capaldi
played by Peter Capaldi
Derekplayed by Stephen Fry
played by Stephen Fry
Chinese waitressplayed by Pik Sen Lim
played by Pik Sen Lim
Old Manplayed by Roy Evans
played by Roy Evans


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