Series 1, Episode 7
Centric Character(s): Michelle Richardson
Original Airdate: March 8 2007
Written by: Bryan Elsley
Directed by: Minkie Spiro
Episode chronology
"Maxxie and Anwar"

"Michelle" is the seventh episode of Series 1.

The episode primarily focuses on Michelle Richardson and her breakup with Tony Stonem, her feelings for Sid Jenkins, and her new relationship with Josh Stock.


Note: The music tracks listed below only refer to the music featured in the episode's initial airing. Many of the music tracks featured in this episode have been substituted for alternative tracks either for the BBC America airing or for both the US and UK home media release of Series 1.

Clogs - Kapsburger
Parliament - Red Hot Mama
James Yorkston And The Athletes - Tender To The Blues
Michelle - Three Little Maids
Magnetic Fields - The One You Really Love
Unknown - Harp
Archie Bronson Outfit - Dart For My Sweetheart
Bright Eyes - The First Day Of My Life
Thom Yorke - Black Swan
John Martyn - May You Never

Unseen Skins: "The Cat & The Duck"

Main article: Unseen Skins#Series 1

Michelle and Jal are in a bar, drinking shots, whilst they are deciding which of their friends is like each of the animal models bought by Michelle's stepfather, Malcolm. Jal is the duck, and Michelle is a cat. They also decide that Anwar is the sausage dog, Sid is the frog, and Tony, is not one of the models, but actually ice - "Cold and Transparent".