Sue Perkins in Heading Out – video preview

See clips of the British Bake Off host in her sitcom debut for BBC2

Heading Out, the first sitcom by and with Great British Bake Off host Sue Perkins, begins on BBC2 tomorrow night – but you can get a taste of it from the trailer and extended clip below.


Perkins stars as Sara, a successful vet who nevertheless has almost reached 40 without telling her parents she is gay. Her friends hire her a life coach, Toria (Joanna Scanlan) to force her to come out once and for all.

Here’s the trailer for the series:


And here’s an extended clip of Perkins, along with Dominic Coleman and Nicola Walker, in a scene where Sara and Toria clash on the netball court: