Queer as Folk (1999–2000)
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Episode #2.1 

Everyone attends a family wedding in which Vince and Stuart are thought to be boyfriends. Stuart is blackmailed by his nephew. Vince is going for a promotion at work.


Menhaj Huda


Russell T. Davies, Russell T. Davies (creator)




Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Aidan Gillen ... Stuart Jones
Clinton Kenyon Clinton Kenyon ... Mickey Smith
Craig Kelly ... Vince Tyler
Denise Black ... Hazel Tyler
James Foster James Foster ... 1st Man in Sauna
Anthony Collier Anthony Collier ... 2nd Man in Sauna
Callum Arnott Callum Arnott ... 3rd Man in Sauna (as Calum Arnott)
Susan Cookson Susan Cookson ... Marcie Finch
Caroline Pegg Caroline Pegg ... Rosalie Cotter
Pearce Quigley ... Graham Beck
Maria Doyle Kennedy ... Marie Jones
Stuart Mawdsley Stuart Mawdsley ... Ben Jones
Andrew Mawdsley Andrew Mawdsley ... Thomas Jones
Judy Holt Judy Holt ... Claire Fletcher
Antony Cotton ... Alexander Perry


Nathan returns from London to live back with Janice. Each is now more understanding of the other and they enjoy laughing at his line in camp boyfriends though Christian is still giving him trouble at school. Vince has broken up with Cameron and is going for promotion at work. Hazel is nonetheless disapproving of the hold that Stuart has on him,especially when they all attend Vince's half-sister's wedding and Stuart gets Vince to do a slow dance with him to prove a point. Alexander also attends. His father is dying following a stroke but his parents cast him out on the discovery that he was gay and he feels there can be no reconciliation. Stuart's young nephew Thomas discovers his gay websites and threatens to out him unless he gives him money. Inevitably Stuart's reaction is to out himself to his now reconciled parents and as wordily as possible like the drama queen he is. His father is not approving and asks him to stay away from an upcoming family gathering. His mother however is ... Written by don @ minifie-1

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Release Date:

15 February 2000 (UK) See more »

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Did You Know?


Stuart Allen Jones: We don't do hammers, or nails, or saws. We do joints and screws, but that's different.
Marie Jones: Who does?
Stuart Allen Jones: Queers. Because I'm queer. I'm gay. I'm homosexual. I'm a poof, I'm a poofter, I'm a ponce. I'm a bumboy, baddieboy, backside artist, bugger. I'm bent. I am that arsebandit. I lift those shirts. I'm a faggot-ass, fudge-packing, shit-stabbing uphill gardener. I dine at the downstairs restaurant, I dance at the other end of the ballroom. I'm Moses and the parting of the red cheeks. I fuck and I am ...
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Follows Queer as Folk (1999) See more »


Written by Willie Nelson
Performed by Patsy Cline
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A Great "sequel"...
4 September 2001 | by hunnam55See all my reviews

This TV-series is the best! The first "Queer as Folk"-series were super, but this one are really the BEST. The acting is very, very good. Specially my favorite, Charlie Hunnam. He's a very good actor, and he's good looking too!. I'll give this TV-series *****/5. See this series now!!!!!!!! It's great!

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