A Year In The Life Of A Year. Rhys Thomas. Copyright: BBC
A Year In The Life Of A Year

A Year In The Life Of A Year

  • TV comedy
  • BBC Two / BBC Four
  • 2016 - 2020
  • 4 episodes

Spoof review-of-the-year show from Rhys Thomas. Also features Tony Way and Lucy Montgomery.

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2018: A Year In The Life Of A Year

A look back at 2018.

Broadcast details

Thursday 27th December 2018
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Rhys Thomas Host / Presenter
Lucy Montgomery Ensemble Actor
Guest cast
Tony Way Thomas Markle
Derek Jacobi (as Sir Derek Jacobi) Self
Simon Day Ensemble Actor
Paul Bacon Ensemble Actor
Lucy-Rose Leonard Ensemble Actor
Jem Packer Ensemble Actor
Stephen Holbrook Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Rhys Thomas Writer
Steven Burge (as Stephen Burge) Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Rhys Thomas Director
Rhys Thomas Producer
Ben Caudell Executive Producer
Francis Gilson Line Producer
Christopher Bird Editor
Martin Christopher Production Designer
Ric Clark Director of Photography
Drew Seymour Director of Photography
Nicola Coleman Make-up Designer
Alex Moody Commissioning Editor


Rhys Thomas (The Life of Rock with Brian Pern) returns with a mockumentary retrospective of the past year, re-editing film and TV footage into a comedy countdown. He is aided and abetted by willing helpers Simon Day, Derek Jacobi, Lucy Montgomery and Tony Way.

Mike Bradley, The Guardian, 27th December 2018

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