He told his son, Matt (Ceallach
Spellman), that he was going to invite her round for dinner and that it could be a double date - including him and his new girlfriend (that dad had yet to meet).
Adam has finally decided to stop embarrassing his teenage son Matthew (Ceallach
Spellman) by chasing women far too young for him.
Spellman also returns as Adam's son Matthew
He admits "there was a bit of trepidation" about the idea of working with the gang again, but that quickly went out the window when it transpired everyone easily gelled - including newbie Ceallach
Spellman, who he's "proud to have as his on-screen son" Matthew, who is now 15 years old.
Their son Matthew is now a teenager, played by Ceallach
They will be joined on screen by Freddie Fox, Fisayo Akinade, Con O'Neill, James Murray and Ceallach
Cormac Dwyer (Waterford), 3, 9; Ceallach
Hennessy (Tipperary) d.
With Anastasia Hille (Dido), Mark Bonnar (Aeneas), Siobhan Redmond (Venus), Susan Engel (Juno, Nurse), Stephen Kennedy (Achates), Obi Abili (Iarbus), Siam Brooke (Anna), Alan David (Jupiter, Lioneus), Kyle McPhail (Mercury, Hermes), Ryan Sampson (Gaynmede, Sergestus), Garry Carr (Cloanthus), Jake Arditti (Singer, Lord), Ceallach
Spellman/Theo Stevenson (Cupid), and Freddie Hill/Thomas Patten (Ascanius).
While the director gives him a series of instructions on his character - football obsessed, competitive dad Terry McConnell - his screen son Ceallach
is trying to hypnotise him.
A prophecy has foretold that he will be overthrown by the son of Ceallach
, whom he has disposed of to assert his claim to the throne: "My will be done .
Other stars such as Eddie Izzard, Simon Callow, Roger McGough, David Miliband, children's laureate Malorie Blackman, Michael Buerk, Ray Quinn and actors Ceallach
Spellman and Jing Lusi have already recorded their own readings.
Starring Julie Hesmondhalgh, and Ceallach