10:96

BBC Three sitcom pilot about two policemen. 1 pilot in 2005. Stars Neil Fitzmaurice, Chris Bisson, Fiona Clarke, Ben Thomson and others.

10:96

Sergeant Gary Barnes attempts to remain PC during an evening in a squad car with Anglo-Indian Constable David Sands

Genre
Sitcom
Broadcast
2005
Channel
BBC Three
Episodes
1 Pilot
Starring
Neil Fitzmaurice, Chris Bisson, Fiona Clarke, Ben Thomson, Tony Nyland, Kaleem Janjua, Mushi Noor, Miriam Ali and others
Writer
Tony Burgess
Director
Noreen Kershaw
Producer
Jon Mountague

A police sitcom from the BBC's Manchester-based Comedy Unit. 10:96 starred Neil Fitzmaurice (Phoenix Nights) and Chris Bisson (Coronation Street) as two police officers patrolling Manchester's rough but fictional Langthorpe Estate. Fitzmaurice played acting Sergeant Gary Barnes, who was overly-sensitive about causing offence and consequently often said the wrong thing to his Asian partner, rookie PC David Sands.

Production Details

Production company
Laugh track
None

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Tuesday 22nd March 2005 on BBC Three
Episode length
30 minutes

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