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The Day Simon Told His Family About His Important Decision

Grandma's House, Series 1 Episode 1 of 6

Sitcom written by Simon Amstell and long term collaborator Dan Swimer. The series stars Simon Amstell playing a version of himself - a television presenter searching for something more meaningful to do with his life. Each episode takes place at his Grandma's house, where Grandma welcomes her family, desperate to see everyone happy.

When Simon tells his mum Tanya that he's quitting the entertainment show he presents, she is less than happy. While Simon struggles to make his mum realise that her new boyfriend Clive might not be the right man for her, Grandpa has discovered something that will leave Grandma in a panic. Meanwhile, Auntie Liz is struggling with her son Adam, who appears to be starting a teenage rebellion.

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30 minutes

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Tue 23 Aug 2011 22:55


Role Contributor
SimonSimon Amstell
GrandmaLinda Bassett
TanyaRebecca Front
AdamJamal Hadjkura
GrandpaGeoffrey Hutchings
Auntie LizSamantha Spiro
CliveJames Smith
ProducerBen Cavey
DirectorChristine Gernon
WriterSimon Amstell
WriterDan Swimer

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