Up The Women - Production Details

Up The Women. Image shows from L to R: Emily (Georgia Groome), Eva (Emma Pierson), Helen (Rebecca Front), Margaret (Jessica Hynes), Gwen (Vicki Pepperdine), Myrtle (Judy Parfitt). Image credit: British Broadcasting Corporation.

"Sitcom set amidst the suffrage movement in early 20th Century Britain"

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Comedy Details
Comedy Type:TV Sitcom
Broadcast:Thu 30th May 2013 - Wed 25th February 2015  (BBC2 / BBC4)
Episode Count:9 (2 series)
Production Companies :British Broadcasting Corporation
Baby Cow Productions
Filming Locations:Series 1 recorded 3rd, 10th and 17th March 2013 in Studio 3 (TC3) at BBC Television Centre. Both 4pm 'dress rehearsal' and 7pm main performances recorded. Series 2 recorded on 2nd, 9th, 16th & 23rd February, and 2nd & 9th March 2014 at The London Studios.
Laugh Track:YES, Live Audience
Regular Cast
Jessica Hynes ... Margaret
Rebecca Front ... Helen
Vicki Pepperdine ... Gwen
Judy Parfitt ... Myrtle
Georgia Groome ... Emily
Emma Pierson ... Eva
Ryan Sampson ... Thomas
Adrian Scarborough ... Frank
Writing Team
Jessica Hynes ... Creator
Jessica Hynes ... Writer
Barunka O'Shaughnessy ... Writer (Series 2)
Morwenna Banks ... Writer (Series 2)
Barunka O'Shaughnessy ... Writer (Additional Material) (Series 1)
Dan Swimer ... Writer (Additional Material) (Series 1)
Adam Kay ... Writer (Additional Material) (Series 1)
Production Team
Christine Gernon ... Director
Emma Strain ... Producer
Mark Freeland ... Exec Producer
Henry Normal ... Exec Producer
Lindsay Hughes ... Exec Producer
Jim Holloway ... Production Design
Liana Del Giudice ... Editor
Other Cast / Crew
Richard Klein ... Commissioner (Series 1)
Shane Allen ... Commissioner

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