Chalk. Copyright: Pola Jones.


BBC One sitcom. 12 episodes (2 series) in 1997. Stars David Bamber, Martin Ball, Nicola Walker, Amanda Boxer, Geraldine Fitzgerald, John Grillo, Andrew Livingston and others.

Press Clippings

The other key to sitcom success

There will be sitcoms that fail for whatever reason. On the Sitcom Geeks podcast, we enjoy talking about them, partly because failure is funny. But also examining failure is often more informative than the successful show where success seems inevitable. (It wasn't).

James Cary, Sitcom Geek, 27th April 2021

Chalk it all up to experience

A 1997 interview with David Bamber, who played deputy head Eric Slatt in Chalk

Jasper Rees, The Independent, 22nd February 1997