The eighth season of Reese Shearsmith and Steve Pemberton’s Inside No.9 has ended and it’s given us more classic comedy chills. While we endure the long wait until the ninth and final season, enjoy our selection of Six of the Best….
- The 12 Days of Christine (Season 2, Episode 1)
There’s something about Christine. Not only the best Inside No.9 but one of the finest episodes of anything seen on British television. Over the course of 12 days, Christine experiences a series of increasingly disturbing events, which eventually lead her to question her own sanity. A gripping and suspenseful psychological thriller, with a heartbreaking twist.
- Misdirection (Season 5, Episode 4)
A twisted tale of revenge about a magician who is hired to perform at a party. But he soon realizes that the guests are not what they seem. Full of the usual Inside No.9 suspense and misdirection, and with a deliciously shock ending.
- How Do You Plead? (Season 6, Episode 5)
Renowned barrister, Webster, is dying of cancer. His carer, Urban, is a kind and patient man who tries his best to make Webster’s last days comfortable. But when Webster asks Urban to play a game of courtroom with Webster as prosecutor, and Urban the defense attorney the fictional case they argue takes on a disturbing dimension.
- Bernie Clifton’s Dressing Room (Season 4, Episode 2)
Len and Tommy, better known as Northern comedy duo, “Chalk & Cheese” haven’t performed together in 30 years; not since they had a falling out on stage at the Glasgow Pavilion. But now, after all this time, they’re back for one last gig. A beautiful and heart-rending study of friendship and the strains against it.
- Mr King (Season 7, Episode 2)
Alan Curtis arrives at a small village primary school in rural Wales. He is passionate about teaching, but he finds himself overshadowed by his charismatic and much-loved predecessor, Mr. King. Alan struggles to connect with his students, who seem to be more interested in Mr. King’s stories about local folklore.
- 3×3 (Season 8, Episode 5)
Three threesomes compete for prizes in this general knowledge quiz presented by Lee Mack. And that’s all we’re saying!