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

Count Arthur Strong

  • TV sitcom
  • BBC One / BBC Two
  • 2013 - 2017
  • 20 episodes (3 series)

TV sitcom following elderly, befuddled showbusiness character Count Arthur Strong and his friends. Stars Steve Delaney, Rory Kinnear, Zahra Ahmadi, Chris Ryman, Andy Linden and more.

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Series 2, Episode 7 - Fame At Last

Count Arthur Strong. Count Arthur Strong (Steve Delaney). Copyright: Retort / Komedia Entertainment
Arthur gets a job as a television psychic and the resulting fame starts to go to his head. Meanwhile, Michael's health is suffering as a result of his rather unique reaction to a tempting job offer.

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Broadcast details

Tuesday 17th February 2015
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Tuesday 17th February 2015 11:10pm BBC1 Wales
Wednesday 18th February 2015 10:40pm BBC1 Scot

Cast & crew

Steve Delaney Count Arthur Strong
Rory Kinnear Michael Baker
Zahra Ahmadi Sinem
Chris Ryman Bulent
Andy Linden John The Watch
Dave Plimmer Eggy
Guest cast
Tim Wallers Jonathan (Director)
Simone McAullay Annabel (Producer)
Tom Stourton Eddie (Phone Salesman)
Anna Morris Joyce (Runner)
Glenn Wrage Bill Mason (Voice)
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
Tim Waddell Editor
Jo Sutherland Production Designer
Jon Boden Composer


Tap Dancing

How on earth is Arthur so good at tap dancing?

View this clip on the BBC website

Featuring: Steve Delaney (Count Arthur Strong), Rory Kinnear (Michael Baker), Dave Plimmer (Eggy), Chris Ryman (Bulent) & Zahra Ahmadi (Sinem).

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