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Hullraisers, series 2, review

Some of the jokes in Hullraisers have been resurrected from the dead, and would have been better left buried.

Christopher Stevens, Daily Mail, 10th November 2023

Hullraisers, season 2, review

Northern uproar has plenty of zing, but not enough heart.

Michael Hogan, The Telegraph, 9th November 2023

Hullraisers announces Series 2 cast

Tom Bennett (PhoneShop) and Sam Swainsbury (Mum) have been announced to join the regular cast in Hullraisers Series 2.

British Comedy Guide, 28th April 2023

RTS award nominations revealed

Shortlists for the 2023 RTS Programme Awards have been announced, with Am I Being Unreasonable? picking up four nominations.

British Comedy Guide, 7th March 2023

Parenting sitcom Hullraisers to return

Parenting comedy Hullraisers, following a group of female friends and mothers in the northern city, has been recommissioned by Channel 4.

British Comedy Guide, 23rd August 2022

Hullraisers review

Female-led Channel 4 comedy is irreverent, but flawed.

Flora Carr, Radio Times, 13th April 2022

Hullraisers review

As one female-led comedy with a distinctive geographical flavour launches its final series, another starts its first. Airing straight after the season three premiere of Derry Girls, Hullraisers follows three working-class women at various stages of their adult journey.

Steve Bennett, Chortle, 12th April 2022

I talk to Leah Brotherhead

"It was really lovely to channel all the people that I know from Hull."

Elliot Gonzalez, I Talk Telly, 10th April 2022

Hullraisers sitcom series coming to Channel 4

Channel 4 has ordered Hullraisers, a sitcom series that "celebrates female talent, both on and off screen". Co-written by Lucy Beaumont, it focuses on three working class women living in Hull.

British Comedy Guide, 2nd July 2021

Zomboat! Surprisingly clever, upbeat zombie apocalypse

Wacky six-part genre romp is replete with British humour and some of the most relatable crisis behaviour to grace end times.

Emily Tatti, The Guardian, 23rd September 2020

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