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Rab C Nesbitt: Wild

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Second in the six-part comedy series starring Gregor Fisher.
Rab acquires an allotment but his family and friends pour scorn on his new-found interest in gardening. See today's choices.
Written by Ian Pattison

Rab C Nesbrtt
9.30pm BBC2 More coarse comedy with the Govan anti-hero, who is becoming increasingly concerned about his age. It seems he has reached the stage when it's necessary to take up an interest so prepare to meet the mellow, pastoral Rab, contemplating bounteous nature - on his allotment. "Sitting there with a problem fish and a poxy bush, you've turned into a cabbage," says Jamesie. And he realises he is slowing down when he is bequeathed a pair of tartan slippers and a set of dominoes.
But what could be better to revitalise old Rab than the appearance of a rival for Mary. And he's offering an attractive future, for Frankie is a ned - a gangland hard man who has no scruples about getting what he wants.

Contributors

Writer: Ian Pattison
Director/Producer: Colin Gilbert
Rab C Nesbitt: Gregor Fisher
Mary Nesbitt: Elaine C Smith
Gash Nesbitt: Andrew Fairlie
Screech: David McKay
Jamesie Cotter: Tony Roper
Ella Cotter: Barbara Rafferty
Andra: Brian Pettifer
Dodie: Iain McColl
Norrie: John Kazek
Frankie Brammer: Clive Russell
Police sergeant: Alec Heggie
Rookie policeman: Andy Milarvie
Garden centre assistant: Ricky Ferguson

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