• Publication date: May 31, 2014

Run, Fatboy, Run

In an effort to win the heart of the woman he left, 5 years ago, clueless Simon find him self training to run a Marathon.

  • Publication date: May 31, 2014

Run, Fatboy, Run

Program data

Duration: 90

Production Year: 2007

MBC 2:

March 13, 2016 07:00 (KSA) ~ March 13, 2016 06:00 (CLT)

Directed by David Schwimmer, Ross in “Friends” and starring British Funny man Simon Pegg as Dennis a man trying to win back the heart of a woman he left behind while pregnant with his child, Libby (Thandie Newton). However, she wants nothing to do with him. When a new man enters her life, the American Whit (Hank Azaria), Simon can’t hide his jealousy, and find him-self competing with the new guy for the heart of Libby. What he didn’t gamble on was that soon this turned into a real athletic competition, when Whit decides to run a marathon. Wanting to prove to Libby, that he is a changed man, he promises her to run and finish the said marathon. The only problem, he is out of shape slightly overweight, and might have a heart attack trying. Now supported by his two friends by his side, our Rocky starts training. One minute later he was spent. But of course he started again.

Follow the training camp from comedy heaven. Discover for yourself is Dennis will be able to run the distance before running out of breath.


  • Simon Pegg as Dennis Doyle
  • Thandie Newton as Libby Odell
  • Hank Azaria as Whit
  • Dylan Moran as Gordon
  • Harish Patel as Mr. Ghosh Dastidar
  • India de Beaufort as Maya Ghosh Dastidar
  • Matthew Fenton as Jake
  • Simon Day as Vincent
  • Ruth Sheen as Claudine
  • Tyrone Huggins as Grover
  • Nevan Finegan as Mickey
  • Iddo Goldberg as News reporter
  • Floella Benjamin as Libby's mother
  • Chris Hollins as Sports reporter
  • Peter Serafinowicz as Sports commentator
  • Denise Lewis as British athlete 

Directed by: David Schwimmer

Rating: PG-13