Chivalry. Image shows from L to R: Bobby (Sarah Solemani), Cameron (Steve Coogan)
Chivalry

Chivalry

  • TV comedy drama
  • Channel 4
  • 2022
  • 6 episodes (1 series)

Steve Coogan stars as a producer who has to detoxify his film in the wake of the #MeToo movement. Also features Sarah Solemani, Wanda Sykes, Robert Lonsdale and Adjani Salmon.

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Chivalry, Channel 4 review

As with any drama set in Hollywood, it can't help but get meta at some points.

Veronica Lee, The Arts Desk, 29th April 2022

The week in TV: Chivalry

Think Episodes, but with added newsy, generational acid splashes.

Barbara Ellen, The Observer, 24th April 2022

Lolly Adefope on #MeToo comedy Chivalry

After stealing scenes on This Time With Alan Partridge, Lolly Adefope's latest comedy grapples with sexual politics in a post-#MeToo film industry.

Katie Rosseinsky, Evening Standard, 23rd April 2022

Chivalry review

Unfunny and unoriginal, Coogan's Hollywood satire misses the target.

Christopher Stevens, Daily Mail, 22nd April 2022

Chivalry review

Wily, low-key satire of post-MeToo Tinseltown.

Carol Midgley, The Times, 22nd April 2022

Chivalry review

Steve Coogan comedy skewers Hollywood's everyday sleaziness.

Flora Carr, Radio Times, 22nd April 2022

TV review: Chivalry, C4

Chivalry is not always laugh-out-loud hilarious but it makes plenty of pertinent points and the performances all round are strong.

Bruce Dessau, Beyond The Joke, 22nd April 2022

Chivalry review

There are few more relevant topics for a satire than Hollywood's response to the #MeToo movement - even if any comedic take must walk the tightrope between po-faced outrage and mocking the genuinely scandalous consequences of the gender power imbalance.

Chortle, 21st April 2022

Chivalry review

What if Alan Partridge were a Hollywood hotshot in 2022? This razor-sharp show follows an old-school film producer floundering in a strange new world - and it's got just the right amount of wrongness,

Lucy Mangan, The Guardian, 21st April 2022

Chivalry review

Steve Coogan and Sarah Solemani are perfectly paired in this topical Channel 4 comedy.

Sean O'Grady, The Independent, 21st April 2022

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