This comedic series tells the story of aging partners Freddie (Ian McKellen) and Stuart (Derek Jacobi), two men who have lived together in their Covent Garden flat for nearly 50 years. Freddie was a budding actor and Stuart worked in a bar when they first met, but their careers are pretty much over and their lives now consist of entertaining their frequent guests, making sure that their aged dog Balthazar is still breathing, and hurling caustic insults at each other.
Gym (#202H) Duration: 24:23 STEREO TV14
Feeling unfit, Freddie and Stuart join Ash at his gym, where a young fitness instructor persuades the pair to sign up for an expensive membership. With Freddie and Stuart spending so much time at the gym, Violet and Penelope discover how pleasant their flat can be without the bickering pair in it.
Ballroom (#203H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TV14-L
The gang decides to join Ash and Jess at a ballroom dancing class. Nimble on his feet, Stuart quickly becomes teacher's pet, leaving Freddie in a huff, while Violet becomes a hit with the amorous teacher in other ways. After seeking Freddie's advice, Ash decides to take his relationship with Jess to the next level.
Stag Do (#204H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TV14
Finding themselves both single, Violet and Ash consider dating new people. Violet has already met someone on the internet, while Ash's ex, Chloe, returns. But things take an unexpected turn. Freddie, meanwhile, feels under pressure from Stuart to land a major new acting role.
Flatmates (#205H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TV14
After Freddie and Stuart have a falling out, Stuart moves in with Ash and Violet moves in with Freddie. It doesn't take long, however, before the new flatmates begin to drive each other crazy. Violet and Ash devise a plan to return things to normal.
Wedding (#206H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TV14
It's someone's big day, but things are far from smooth with the appearance of an unexpected guest. Penelope and Mason are asked to pick up the wedding cake, which doesn't go as planned. It's not long before the blissful event becomes a potential disaster.
Sister (#201H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TV14
Violet panics when her wealthy sister Lillian, whom she hasn't seen in years, announces a visit. Worried that Lillian will discover the truth, Violet and friends begin an elaborate ruse to save her from humiliation. Meanwhile, Ash is keen to introduce his new girlfriend, Jess, to the group, but he's in for a surprise.