Count Arthur Strong. Count Arthur Strong (Steve Delaney). Copyright: Retort.

Count Arthur Strong

BBC One and BBC Two sitcom about a faded former celebrity. 20 episodes (3 series), 2013 - 2017. Stars Steve Delaney, Rory Kinnear, Zahra Ahmadi, Chris Ryman and others.

Series 1, Episode 2 - Arthur.com

When Michael makes the mistake of getting Arthur online, he ends up being mistaken for a murderer.

Further details

Count Arthur Strong. Count Arthur Strong (Steve Delaney). Copyright: Retort / Komedia Entertainment.

Sinem tells Michael he should do something in return for all the help Arthur has been giving him in writing his father's biography, so he decides to show him how the internet could help in his search for work - with chaotic results.

Michael also ends up being mistaken for a murderer while helping out on the former variety star's Jack the Ripper tour.

Broadcast details

Date
Monday 15th July 2013
Time
8:30pm
Channel
BBC Two
Length
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Steve Delaney Count Arthur Strong
Rory Kinnear Michael Baker
Zahra Ahmadi Sinem
Chris Ryman Bulent
Andy Linden John The Watch
Dave Plimmer Eggy
Ruth Posner Katya
Guest cast
Peter Singh Imran
Waen Shepherd Ripper Guide
Debra Stewart Art Class Teacher
Ravin J Ganatra Man in Café
Rachel Parris Woman in Café
Spencer Jones Young Man in Café
Ralph Ineson Roger the Policeman
Katherine Ryan Tourist Woman
Trixiebelle Harrowell Ice Cream Van Kid
Writing team
Steve Delaney Writer
Graham Linehan Writer
Andrew Ellard Script Editor
Production team
Graham Linehan Director
Richard Boden Director
Richard Boden Producer
Richard Daws Executive Producer
Jon Rolph Executive Producer
Gregor Sharp Executive Producer
Chris Wadsworth Editor
Graham Barker Editor
Jo Sutherland Production Designer
Jon Boden Composer

Videos

Bulent's Eggs

Arthur theorises about Bulent laying human eggs.

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Featuring: Steve Delaney (Count Arthur Strong), Rory Kinnear (Michael Baker), Chris Ryman (Bulent).

Arthur's Shop Window

Michael mistakes a fellow customer for working in the newsagents.

Can't see a video here? Watch this clip on bbc.co.uk

Featuring: Steve Delaney (Count Arthur Strong), Rory Kinnear (Michael Baker), Peter Singh (Imran).

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