Single Father

45 minutes

Single Father is a four-episode 2010 BBC television drama centred on Dave (David Tennant), a photographer, attempting to look after his children as a single father after the death of his partner, Rita (Laura Fraser), in a road traffic accident. The series also explores the complicated and growing romance between Dave and Rita's best friend, Sarah (Suranne Jones). The series began airing on BBC One on 10 October 2010 at a 9pm timeslot.

45 minutes

Single Father is a four-episode 2010 BBC television drama centred on Dave (David Tennant), a photographer, attempting to look after his children as a single father after the death of his partner, Rita (Laura Fraser), in a road traffic accident. The series also explores the complicated and growing romance between Dave and Rita's best friend, Sarah (Suranne Jones). The series began airing on BBC One on 10 October 2010 at a 9pm timeslot.

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Following the inquest Dave is due his compensation but seeing footage of Rita's last ride and learning that Stuart wants to adopt Lucy makes him feel he should put the kids' welfare above his relationship with Sarah. This is compounded after Warren,finding out about the affair,sleeps with Dave's daughter Tanya out of revenge and tells her everything. Tanya then confronts her father in front of the other kids and Sarah,who leaves,at Dave's request. Sarah disappears and Dave begins to see how much she means to him. Learning that she has resigned from her teaching job he packs the kids - who all want her to come back - into the car and tracks her down. She is pregnant but,as he tells her,he loves babies and,egged on by his kids,asks her to be part of his family.

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s1e4 Episode 4
October 31, 2010
Following the inquest Dave is due his compensation but seeing footage of Rita's last ride and learning that Stuart wants to adopt Lucy makes him feel he should put the kids' welfare above his relationship with Sarah. This is compounded after Warren,finding out about the affair,sleeps with Dave's daughter Tanya out of revenge and tells her everything. Tanya then confronts her father in front of the other kids and Sarah,who leaves,at Dave's request. Sarah disappears and Dave begins to see how much she means to him. Learning that she has resigned from her teaching job he packs the kids - who all want her to come back - into the car and tracks her down. She is pregnant but,as he tells her,he loves babies and,egged on by his kids,asks her to be part of his family.
Series Finale
Dave and Sarah wonder how much Evie saw and whether she will tell anybody. Dave goes to Edinburgh to see Stuart and visits his affluent family home. Stuart is a lawyer and believes he can get better compensation from the police for Rita's death than brother-in-law Robin,who agrees. Stuart's attitude towards Rita is very casual and a paranoid Dave wonders whether Stuart may be the father of more of Rita's children than one and considers a paternity test. He takes Lucy to meet Stuart in Edinburgh,and Sarah turns up. She has finished with Matt.

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s1e3 Episode 3
October 24, 2010
Dave and Sarah wonder how much Evie saw and whether she will tell anybody. Dave goes to Edinburgh to see Stuart and visits his affluent family home. Stuart is a lawyer and believes he can get better compensation from the police for Rita's death than brother-in-law Robin,who agrees. Stuart's attitude towards Rita is very casual and a paranoid Dave wonders whether Stuart may be the father of more of Rita's children than one and considers a paternity test. He takes Lucy to meet Stuart in Edinburgh,and Sarah turns up. She has finished with Matt.
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Episode 1
October 10, 2010
October 10, 2010
Episode 1
Series Premiere
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Episode 2
October 17, 2010
October 17, 2010
Episode 2
Sf1e3
Episode 3
October 24, 2010
October 24, 2010
Episode 3
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Episode 4
October 31, 2010
October 31, 2010
Episode 4
Series Finale

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