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Spaced: Beginnings / Season: 1 / Episode: 1 (00010001) (1999)

Spaced: Beginnings / Season: 1 / Episode: 1 (00010001) (1999) (Television Episode)
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Beginnings (Television Episode)

Season: 1
Episode: 1
Production Code: 00010001

September 24, 1999
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Daisy Steiner and Tim Bisley meet in a small cafe and bond over their mutual search for accommodation (he has been kicked out by girlfriend Sarah, she is a squatter desperate to escape her down-and-out acquaintances), and gradually form a friendship. Just when all seems lost, they stumble upon what seems to be a perfect place - trouble is, it is listed as being for a 'professional couple' only. Thus begins a complicated plan involving faked photos and memorizing every significant (and not-so-significant) fact about each other to pass themselves off as a long term couple in order to fool Marsha Klein, their prospective landlady. To their mutual surprise, it works.