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Objective Productions

Objective Productions.

Producer of some of Channel 4's biggest entertainment programmes, including Peep Show and Star Stories. As of 2016, Objective made their comedy shows via Objective Fiction. In August 2007, Objective Productions was sold to All3Media in a deal reputed to be in the region of £50m.

Notable archive productions

Medium Production Broadcaster Genre Summary
TV Fresh Meat. Image shows from L to R: Kingsley (Joe Thomas), Vod (Zawe Ashton), Josie (Kimberley Nixon), JP (Jack Whitehall), Howard (Greg McHugh), Oregon (Charlotte Ritchie). Copyright: Objective Productions / Lime Pictures. Fresh Meat C4 Comedy Drama Comedy drama following six mis-matched students who are starting university in Manchester and sharing the same house together.
TV Peep Show. Image shows from L to R: Mark Corrigan (David Mitchell), Jeremy Usbourne (Robert Webb). Copyright: Objective Productions. Peep Show C4 Sitcom Sitcom starring David Mitchell and Robert Webb as a pair of socially dysfunctional flatmates with little else in common.
TV Toast Of London. Steven Toast (Matt Berry). Copyright: Objective Productions. Toast Of London C4 Sitcom Sitcom starring Matt Berry as Steven Toast, an occasionally successful actor who finds himself in a series of tricky situations.
TV Balls Of Steel. Balls Of Steel C4 Sketch Show Hidden camera prank show. Mark Dolan dares a team of fearless comedians and performers to gird up their loins for the ultimate test.
TV Star Stories. Copyright: Objective Productions. Star Stories C4 Sketch Show Satirical Channel 4 series that purports to tell the true stories behind the world's biggest celebrity stars.

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Comedy title launches

Year Medium Genre Production
2016 TV Sitcom Witless
2015 TV Sketch Show Look Into My Eyes
2014 TV Sketch Show Bad Robots
2014 TV Sitcom GameFace
2013 TV Sitcom Big Bad World
2013 TV Sketch Show Kerry
2012 TV Sketch Show Lee Kern's Celebrity Bedlam
2012 TV Sitcom Milton Jones's House Of Rooms
2012 TV Sitcom Parents
2012 TV Panel Show The Mad Bad Ad Show
2012 TV Sitcom Toast Of London
2011 TV Panel Show Improvisation My Dear Mark Watson
2011 TV Sitcom Kabadasses
2011 TV Panel Show Mr & Mrs Hotty Hott Hot Show
2010 TV Comedy Meet The Parents
2010 TV Documentary Peep Show & Tell
2010 TV Sitcom Pete Versus Life
2010 TV Comedy Robert's Web
2009 TV Sketch Show Girl Friday
2009 TV Sitcom Reggie Perrin
2009 TV Chat Show The Justin Lee Collins Show
2009 TV Sketch Show TNT Show
2008 TV Sketch Show Tonightly
2007 TV Sitcom The Eejits
2007 TV Sketch Show The Kevin Bishop Show
2007 TV Sketch Show The Peter Serafinowicz Show
2006 TV Sketch Show Star Stories
2006 TV Sketch Show Strutter
2006 TV Chat Show TV Heaven, Telly Hell
2003 TV Sitcom Peep Show
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