Limbo. Image shows from L to R: Paul (Sanjeev Bhaskar), Neck (Bekka Bowling). Copyright: Hat Trick Productions.

Limbo

BBC Three (Online) sitcom about private tutors. 1 pilot in 2016. Stars Alastair Roberts, Ellie White, Bekka Bowling, Sanjeev Bhaskar and others.

Limbo. Image shows from L to R: Francis (Alastair Roberts), Neck (Bekka Bowling), Alice (Ellie White). Copyright: Hat Trick Productions.

Limbo

BBC Comedy Feeds pilot about a group of tutors

Genre
Sitcom
Published
2016
Platform
BBC Three (Online)
Episodes
1 Pilot
Starring
Alastair Roberts, Ellie White, Bekka Bowling, Sanjeev Bhaskar, Adam Riches, Camille Ucan, Soraya Radford, London Hughes and others
Writers
Joe Parham and Lucien Young
Director
Tom George
Producers
Tom Jordan, Helen Williams, Gregor Sharp and Jimmy Mulville

Limbo shows that education can be a noble calling - just not for Alice, Francis or Neck, who are overeducated blaggers with no idea what to do with their lives and are more concerned with getting through lessons without vomiting, swearing and exposing their own profound ignorance than teaching!

When they can't find a "real" job, they end up as tutors. It's a pretty depressing job but there is an upside - by milking money out of anxious parents, they remain responsibility-free and have endless time. They tell themselves they're on the cusp of great things but in reality they're trapped - spending far too much of their time with annoying kids and often becoming weirdly embroiled in their employers' private lives - cue Paul...

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Production Details

Part of

Landmark Sitcom Season

BBC Comedy Feeds 2016

Production company
Laugh track
None

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Thursday 1st September 2016 on BBC Three (Online) at 10am
Episode length
23 minutes
Last repeat
Thursday 6th October 2016 at 11:25pm on BBC2