Episode 2

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Episodes, Series 1 Episode 2 of 7

Duration: 30 minutes

Sean and Beverly Lincoln are a happily married English couple, who are also the creators of a hit British TV show. Their life seems complete. That is until a hugely powerful and charismatic US network president persuades them to move to Los Angeles to recreate their show for American television.

Sean and Beverly are still reeling from the network's decision to cast Matt LeBlanc as the star of their show. However, when they meet him at a swanky LA dinner party at Merc's house, Matt couldn't be more charming or flattering about their show.

Unfortunately, over time the natural animosity between Matt and Beverly rises to the surface, and Beverly learns just how much you don't want the former Friend as an enemy.

  • Meeting Matt LeBlanc

    Meeting Matt LeBlanc

    Sean and Beverly are still reeling from the network’s decision to cast Matt LeBlanc as the star of their show.

    Their first meeting with him doesn't go well.

  • The party at Merc's

    The party at Merc's

    The Lincolns are invited to a swanky LA dinner party at the home of the network boss Merc Lapidus and his wife, Jamie.

  • Pleasantly surprised

    Pleasantly surprised

    Matt is also at the party and couldn’t be more charming or flattering about Lyman's Boys.

  • Matt and Merc

    Matt and Merc

    Unfortunately, over time the natural animosity between Matt and Beverly rises to the surface, and Beverly learns just how much you don’t want the former Friend as an enemy.

Credits

Matt LeBlanc
Matt LeBlanc
Beverly Lincoln
Tamsin Greig
Sean Lincoln
Stephen Mangan
Merc Lapidus
John Pankow
Carol Rance
Kathleen Rose Perkins
Myra Light
Daisy Haggard
Andy Button
Joseph May
Roger
Bruce Lester Johnson
Wallace
Lou Hirsch
Jamie
Genevieve O'Reilly
Matt's agent
William Hope
Waiter
Rick Kassack
Writer
David Crane
Writer
Jeffrey Klarik
Executive Producer
Jimmy Mulville
Director
James Griffiths

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