British Comedy Guide

Hat Trick Productions

Hat Trick Productions is a production company involved in British comedy, founded in 1986.

Hat Trick Productions is one of the UK's most successful independent production companies. It was founded in 1986 by Rory McGrath, Denise O'Donohue and Jimmy Mulville with an aim of making hit new comedy programmes.

Hat Trick's catalogue ranges from Game On to the topical Drop The Dead Donkey and Have I Got News For You, Father Ted, and the historical Chelmsford 123.

Current Comedy Productions

Derry Girls

A warm, funny and honest look at the lives of ordinary people living under the spectre of the Troubles, all seen through the eyes of a local teenager.



Anglo-American sitcom about a British couple who try to recreate their UK comedy hit for American audiences with disastrous results.


Room 101

Frank Skinner hosts Room 101, where celebrities compete in a series of themed rounds to get their most hated item banished forever.


Previous Productions

See also: Hat Trick Productions's IMDb Listing

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