Alex Brooker's Comedy Short. Image shows from L to R: Alex (Alex Brooker), Steph (Kathryn Drysdale). Copyright: Open Mike Productions.

Alex Brooker's Comedy Short

Sky Arts sitcom short by Alex Brooker. 1 episode in 2018. Stars Alex Brooker, Paul Kaye, Kathryn Drysdale and Esther Smith.

Alex Brooker's Comedy Short. Alex (Alex Brooker). Copyright: Open Mike Productions.

Alex Brooker's Comedy Short

Alex Brooker plays a man who's contemplating a pioneering transplant operation

Genre
Sitcom
Broadcast
2018
Channel
Sky Arts
Episodes
1
Starring
Alex Brooker, Paul Kaye, Kathryn Drysdale and Esther Smith
Writers
Alex Brooker and Aiden Spackman
Director
Dan Zeff
Producer
Anthony Caveney

Alex Brooker plays a man who's due to have a pioneering double hand transplant operation to give him five-fingered 'normal' hands.

Building Dutch courage in the pub he meets a barmaid and a barfly, with whom he contemplates what he stands to gain or lose from the operation. It all culminates in an encounter with his worried girlfriend who knows nothing about his operation.

Production Details

Part of

Sky Comedy Shorts 2018

Production company
Laugh track
None

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Wednesday 10th October 2018 on Sky Arts at 10pm
Episode length
8 minutes
Last repeat
Monday 15th October 2018 at 12:15am