The BEST Episodes of The Wrong Mans
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: May 27, 2020
Network: BBC Two
Two lowly office workers Sam (Mathew Baynton) and Phil (James Corden) become caught up in a deadly criminal conspiracy after Sam answers a ringing phone at the scene of a horrific car crash.
#1 - Action Mans/Wise Mans
Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Dec 23, 2014
Busted out of prison and soaring away from Texas, Sam and Phil's spirits are momentarily lifted, until another case of mistaken identity finds them risking their lives again. Their only hope is to play their part in a high-stakes heist with a ruthless gang of mercenaries.
#2 - X-Mans/White Mans
Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Dec 22, 2014
Having earned their status as hometown heroes in the first series, Sam and Phil are blasted back to zero again. Now in hiding, Phil is relishing the chance to reinvent himself but Sam pines for his old life.
#3 - Running Mans
Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Oct 29, 2013
Chased by the MI5, Sam and Phil must warn Lizzie of the true nature of Reid's development plans.
#4 - Wanted Mans
Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Oct 22, 2013
After taking care of the wounded Marat, Sam and Phil agree to meet with the MI5 to hand them over Marat.
#5 - Dead Mans
Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Oct 8, 2013
Sam and Lau agree to exchange their hostages, but Phil gets in the way. They manage to escape and take Scarlett back to her husband.
#6 - Inside Mans
Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Oct 15, 2013
To get Scarlett and the police off their back, Sam and Phil must find a music box which was sold to a mysterious Russian exile.
#7 - Bad Mans
Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Oct 1, 2013
Sam and Phil are sent in Nick Stevens' place to negotiate with Mr Lau, the kidnapper of his wife, Scarlett.
#8 - The Wrong Mans
Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Sep 24, 2013
The life of Sam Pinkett, a council employee, goes from bad to worse when, after witnessing a car accident, he answers a mobile phone found at the site.