Chickens. Image shows from L to R: Cecil (Simon Bird), George (Joe Thomas), Bert (Jonny Sweet). Copyright: Big Talk Productions.

Chickens

Sky One and Channel 4 sitcom about men avoiding going to war. 7 episodes (pilot + 1 series), 2011 - 2013. Stars Simon Bird, Joe Thomas, Jonny Sweet, Sarah Daykin and others.

Video Clips

Chickens - Meet The Chickens

As the Great War rages, our nation's heroes are fighting the good fight on foreign soil. But in one sleepy English village, three fellows remain...

From Series 1, Episode 1. Featuring: Simon Bird (Cecil), Joe Thomas (George), Jonny Sweet (Bert).

Anyone for Crow?

Tough times at dinner...

From Pilot. Featuring: Simon Bird (Cecil), Joe Thomas (George), Jonny Sweet (Bert), Sarah Daykin (Winky), Emerald Fennell (Agnes), Felicity Montagu (Meriel).

The Civilian Relief Committee

From Pilot. Featuring: Simon Bird (Cecil), Jonny Sweet (Bert), Joanna Scanlan (Mrs Snedden).

Dead Man's Wife

How soon after his death is it acceptable to court a dead man's wife?

From Pilot. Featuring: Simon Bird (Cecil), Jonny Sweet (Bert), Olivia Hallinan (Gwyneth).

Chickens cast interviewed on GMTV

Simon Bird, Joe Thomas and Jonny Sweet on GMTV.

From Series 1. Featuring: Simon Bird (Cecil), Joe Thomas (George), Jonny Sweet (Bert).