How Do You Want Me?. Ian Lyons (Dylan Moran). Image credit: Kensington Films And Television.

How Do You Want Me?

A sitcom about a newly-wedded couple who move from London to the countryside

1998 - 1999  (BBC Two)
12 (2 series)
Dylan Moran, Charlotte Coleman, Emma Chambers, Peter Serafinowicz, Mark Heap
Simon Nye
Kensington Films And Television

Newlyweds Ian and Lisa move from bustling London to the countryside where Lisa grew up. Although initially Lisa is delighted to be home and around her family, Ian struggles to fit into the community and gain the acceptance of Lisa's family.

Our Review: An interestingly dark sitcom, How Do You Want Me? explored a number of areas others had not. Simon Nye's scripts fused comedy and drama well, and although some characters seemed a little thin and flat, the on-screen talent made the show work.