Living the Dream (UK TV series)

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Living the Dream
GenreComedy drama
Created byMick Ford
Written byMick Ford
Directed byPhilippa Langdale (3 episodes)
Saul Metzstein (3 episodes)
  • Oli Julian
Country of originUnited Kingdom
Original language(s)English
No. of series1
No. of episodes6
Executive producer(s)
Producer(s)James Dean
Running time50 minutes (including adverts)
Production company(s)Big Talk Productions
DistributorITV Studios
Original networkSky One
Picture format16:9 1080p
Audio formatStereo
Original release2 November 2017 (2017-11-02) – present (present)

Living the Dream is a British comedy drama series that first aired on 2 November 2017 on Sky One. And it's a "comedy-drama" about the Pemberton family, who move from Yorkshire to Florida.[1]



Series 1 (2017)[edit]

No. in
TitleDirected byWritten byOriginal air dateUK viewers
(millions) [2]
11"Adults Only"Saul MetzsteinMick Ford2 November 2017 (2017-11-02)N/A
When the Pemberton family swap Yorkshire for a new life in Florida they take on the running of a trailer park, but find the eccentric residents are not keen on their planned changes.
22"Gators for Cougars"Saul MetzsteinMick Ford9 November 2017 (2017-11-09)0.63
The Pembertons have not got life in Florida off to the best of starts. Mal tries to keep the peace with the bullying Troy, Tina and Freddie struggle to get to grips with High School and Rhonda invites Jen to lunch.
33"True Love Waits"Saul MetzsteinMick Ford16 November 2017 (2017-11-16)0.64
The park's septic tank explodes and Mal and Jen are forced to turn to the only sewage expert around: Mayor Herman Bloch.
44"Krakatoa"Philippa LangdaleMick Ford23 November 2017 (2017-11-23)N/A
Pemberton sees an opportunity when Troy's arch rival from his wrestling days challenges him to a grudge match in his RV park.
55"Blind Test"Philippa LangdaleMick Ford30 November 2017 (2017-11-30)N/A
Due to a mistake by Mal, Jen's overcritical mother Maureen arrives in Florida 3 weeks early. Mal and Freddie come up with a money-making scheme - hosting an unusual wedding.
66"Snake in the Grass"Philippa LangdaleMick Ford7 December 2017 (2017-12-07)N/A
Following the success of the wedding, Mal and Jen splash out on a makeover of the park and a local TV advert. Then they receive a letter from a lawyer that prompts Mal to seek out the co-owner of the park.


  1. ^ "Living the Dream, review: comedy drama at its most lightweight". 2017-11-02. Retrieved 2017-12-11.
  2. ^ "Weekly Top 30 Programmes". Broadcasters' Audience Research Board. Retrieved 8 November 2017.

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