Big Top. Image shows from L to R: Geoff (John Thomson), Lizzie (Amanda Holden), Helen (Sophie Thompson). Copyright: Big Bear Films
Big Top

Big Top

  • TV sitcom
  • BBC One
  • 2009
  • 6 episodes (1 series)

Fraught with problems and dealing with a cacophony of egos, Ring Mistress Lizzie must struggle to keep Circus Maestro going. Stars Amanda Holden, John Thomson, Sophie Thompson, Tony Robinson, Ruth Madoc and Bruce Mackinnon

Key cast & crew credits

Amanda Holden Lizzie
John Thomson Geoff
Sophie Thompson Helen
Tony Robinson Erasmus
Ruth Madoc Georgie
Bruce Mackinnon Boyco
Writing team
Daniel Peak Writer
Paul Mayhew-Archer Script Editor
Production team
Geoff Posner Director
John Stroud Producer
Marcus Mortimer Producer
Jed Leventhall Executive Producer
Simon Wilson Executive Producer
Mykola Pawluk Editor
James Dillon Production Designer
Sally Plum Costume Designer
Jay Hunt Commissioner
Lucy Lumsden Commissioner

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