Where retirement becomes a second childhood, these spirited seniors compete with dull old skates, mish-mashed hockey equipment and the odd pacemaker. These old guys are proving that growing old is simply a state of mind.
The Old Guys is a British comedy television series that revolves around two aging housemates: Tom Finnan and Roy Bowden. The pair live across the street from Sally, whom they both find attractive. Tom moved in with Roy after Roy's wife Penny deserted him. Baby boomer Tom has little in life but his daughter Amber, who is dating Steve. Roy is a suburban pensioner who believes that he is one of the country's leading intellectuals. It premiered on 31 January 2009 on BBC One, and aired on Saturday evenings. The show concluded its second series on 13 August 2010. The first and second series are currently being repeated on Gold.