Episode 3

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Lip Service, Series 1 Episode 3 of 6

Duration: 1 hour

Funny, irreverent and moving drama series which follows the interwoven love lives of Frankie, Cat and Tess, three gay women living in Glasgow whose search for happiness stirs up hidden passions and secrets.

Cat and Sam are enjoying a honeymoon period, but cracks begin to show as Frankie's presence becomes an issue. Jay sets out to prove that he's not too old for the office intern, but has to think on his feet when a flirtatious encounter leaves her unconscious. Tess gets more than she bargained for when she turns up at Lou's flat unannounced and there's a shocking revelation that throws Frankie's very identity into question.

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  • BBC Three blog: My role in lesbian drama Lip Service

    BBC Three blog: My role in lesbian drama Lip Service

    Ruta Gedmintas on why she thought she'd never get the role of Frankie: "I went to the audition, pretty much straight off the plane, bit scruffy, bit tired, bit shell-shocked from the horror film, probably a little bit of the crusty blood-syrup still in my hair."

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Cat MacKenzie
Laura Fraser
Frankie Alan
Ruta Gedmintas
Tess Roberts
Fiona Button
Jay Adams
Emun Elliott
Ed MacKenzie
James Anthony Pearson
Sam Murray
Heather Peace
Lou Foster
Roxanne McKee
Morag Siller
Cush Jumbo
Natasha O'Keeffe
Victoria Yeates
Alistair Brice
Gilly Gilchrist
Tom Sutherland
Duncan Duff
Iain de Caestecker
Hanna Stanbridge
George Potts
Office Junior
Alan Tripney
James Erskine
Polly Williams
Anna Ferguson
Harry Bradbeer
Chloe Moss


TV Blog: Playing Sam

Lip Service

Heather Peace talks about playing Sam in Lip Service's love triangle.

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