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Game On 

Game-On (original title)
The daily lives of three London flatmates.
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1998   1996   1995  
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Matthew Cottle ...  Martin 18 episodes, 1995-1998
Samantha Womack ...  Mandy 18 episodes, 1995-1998
Neil Stuke ...  Matthew 12 episodes, 1996-1998
Tracy Keating Tracy Keating ...  Clare / ... 10 episodes, 1996-1998
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Storyline

The comic daily lives of three misfits who share a London flat. Mandy, the beautiful, intelligent blonde who can't seem to keep a job or prevent the wrong men failing in love with her all the time. Matthew who owns the flat but can't step outside yet still manages to live out some bizarre fantasies much to the chagrin of the other occupants. Finally, Martin the red-haired dreamer who can't seem to find the right woman but has been having an on-off relationship with Clare for a long time whilst he searches in vain. Written by Mark Smith <msmith@osi.co.uk>

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

27 February 1995 (UK) See more »

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Game On! See more »

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Production Co:

Hat Trick Productions See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(18 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

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Color
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Trivia

In 2018 both Ben Chaplin and Neil Stuke (aka the two Matthews) performed together at the Old Vic in Joe Penhall's "Mood Music". See more »

Goofs

In the first series the number on the flat door was "7", but in the second and third series it is the same flat but has number "54" on the door. See more »

Connections

Referenced in That's Showbusiness: Episode #8.11 (1996) See more »

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CLASSIC!
25 December 2003 | by NeoNsMoKeJaZzSee all my reviews

This show is a completely under-rated classic! Matthew Malone is one of the funniest comedy sitcom creations ever and show go down in the books next to Cosmo Kramer and all the other greats. Mandy is hot and poor bloody Martin, what a sad tosser! Its a shame they stopped making this show cause I love it, my fave Matt was Benny from the first series but his replacement was wicked too. An all round great show and one of the best of the 90s. Gotta love the themetune too. If you dont know this show too well then go check out the re-runs.


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