Boom Town. Image shows from L to R: Roger Hayhurst, Rebecca Wall. Copyright: Knickerbockerglory
Boom Town

Boom Town

  • TV sketch show
  • BBC Three
  • 2013
  • 6 episodes (1 series)

Structured reality sketch show featuring members of the public going about their eccentric lives. Stars Roger Hayhurst, Rebecca Wall, Garth Delikan, Kevin Carlyon, Alan J. Jones and more.

Episode menu

Series 1, Episode 1

In the first episode, viewers are introduced to a host of new characters, including Cream The Rapper, who is waxing lyrical in his local corner shop; Kev The Witch, who is getting his house valued by a local estate agent; and Jonny Nash The Ladies Man.

Preview clips

Further details

Boom Town. Joel Hazeldene. Copyright: Knickerbockerglory

Viewers are introduced to a host of new characters, including Cream The Rapper, who is waxing lyrical in his local corner shop, Kev The Witch, who is getting his house valued by a local estate agent, and Jonny Nash The Ladies Man, who uses his unique chat up lines at a local speed-dating event.

Meanwhile, at the local care home, Alan The Care Home Worker is reading his elderly residents a story. We also meet Joel The Trainspotter, who is waiting (and waiting) for his favourite train; Boom Town's superhero duo, The Knight Warriors, who are busy righting wrongs, or will be, as soon as their bus arrives; and Garth The Life Coach, who has some top tips for practical self-improvement.

Talina The Temptress makes a trip to the travel agents to blag herself a holiday, Pablo The Romantic is hoping to have tea for two and Dorota the Actress and her husband and manager Atonu provide a selection of scenes from their acting repertoire.

Also showcasing their creative talents are Stella The Fashion Designer, who uses some cunning tactics to flog her unique sanitary towel maxi dress to a local fashion boutique; Louis The Stripper, who attempts to demonstrate his passion, graphically, to his careers adviser; and finally, Anthony The Struggling Pub Landlord, who introduces his latest art installation, entitled 'French Revolution'.

Broadcast details

Date
Wednesday 14th August 2013
Time
10pm
Channel
BBC Three
Length
30 minutes

Repeats

Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Thursday 15th August 2013 12:30am BBC3
Saturday 17th August 2013 1:00am BBC3
Sunday 18th August 2013 1:35am BBC3
Sunday 18th August 2013 10:45pm BBC3

Cast & crew

Cast
Roger Hayhurst (as Knight Warriors) Self
Rebecca Wall (as Knight Warriors) Self
Garth Delikan Self
Kevin Carlyon Self
Alan J. Jones Self
Anthony Youel Self
Kai Taylor (as Cream) Self
Dorota Lopatynska-de-Slepowron Self
Atonu Pal Self
Joel Hazeldene Self
Jonny Nash Self
Louis Webb Self
Pablo Bubar Self
Stella Mushonga Self
Talina D'zyuban Self
Writing team
Piers Torday Writer
Christopher Davies Writer
Ali Crockatt Writer
David Scott Writer
Production team
Hannah Springham Director
Karl Warner Executive Producer
Jonathan Stadlen Executive Producer
Dan Crouch Editor
Mark Everson Editor

Videos

Cream in the supermarket

Rap star Cream explains why he thinks he is a 'Rude Ass Pussy Playing Energy Roller'... whilst standing in the local Londis.

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Jonny Nash: Ladies' Man

Jonny Nash says he has some of the best chat up lines in the business. He tries out some poetry.

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Kev the Witch

Keen to ensure his house is valued for the most amount of money, Kev prepares to put a spell on his local estate agent to up the price as much as possible.

View this clip on the BBC website

Boom Town trailer

The trailer for Boom Town.

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