British Comedy Guide

Silver River

A production company setup in 2005 by producer Daisy Goodwin to 'create a space in which creative people can grow and flourish'. Their first two sitcoms were the 2006 series Respectable and Pulling. More comedy to no doubt follow. Note to writers: Silver River only work through agents.

Recent productions

Year Medium Production Broadcaster Genre Summary
2012 TV Perspectives: Sergeant On Spike. John Sergeant. Copyright: Silver River. Perspectives: Sergeant On Spike ITV Documentary Broadcaster John Sergeant delves into the influence of Spike Milligan both on himself, and on the whole nation.
2009 TV Pulling. Donna (Sharon Horgan). Copyright: Silver River. Pulling BBC3 Sitcom BBC Three sitcom about three thirty-something single female flatmates, starring Sharon Horgan, Tanya Franks and Rebekah Staton.
2006 TV Respectable. Hayley (Jodi Albert). Copyright: Silver River. Respectable C5 Sitcom Comedy set in a brothel run by a chain-smoking granny who's seen it all. Shy Michael stumbles in one day and falls for the sweet and innocent Hayley.

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Comedy title launches

Year Medium Genre Production
2012 TV Documentary Perspectives: Sergeant On Spike
2006 TV Sitcom Pulling
2006 TV Sitcom Respectable