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Genial Productions

Genial Productions.

Genial Productions was founded by writer Simon Nye and producer Sophie Clarke-Jervoise to make film and television programming for the UK and international markets. Since its launch, Genial's production slate includes, Island of Dreams starring Harry Enfield for BBC2, the comedy dramas series, The Trouble with Maggie Cole starring Dawn French and Finding Alice starring Keeley Hawes for ITV. Genial Productions is part of ITV Studios.

Current productions

Status Medium Production Broadcaster Genre Summary
Current TV The Larkins. Image shows from L to R: Pop Larkin (Bradley Walsh), Ma Larkin (Joanna Scanlan). The Larkins ITV Comedy Drama New adaptation of H.E. Bates's novels about the eccentric, rural Larkin family, starring Bradley Walsh and Joanna Scanlan.
Returning TV Finding Alice. Alice (Keeley Hawes). Finding Alice ITV Comedy Drama Keeley Hawes stars in this dark comedy drama as a woman trying to deal with the death of her husband.

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Comedy title launches

Year Medium Genre Production
2021 TV Comedy Drama Finding Alice
2021 TV Comedy Drama The Larkins
2020 TV Comedy Drama The Trouble With Maggie Cole
2019 TV Sitcom Island Of Dreams
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