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.

Count Arthur Strong. Image shows from L to R: Count Arthur Strong (Steve Delaney), Michael Baker (Rory Kinnear), John The Watch (Andy Linden). Copyright: Retort.

Series 3, Episode 1 - Count Arthur's House Of Horrors

Arthur and the gang spend an evening in a 'haunted house'.

Broadcast details

Friday 19th May 2017
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
Bronagh Gallagher Birdie
Guest cast
Pandora Colin Monica
Hermione Gulliford Philippa
Toby Nash Young Michael
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
Kate Daughton Executive Producer


Arthur the exorcist

Following a misunderstanding with Michael's agent, Arthur is enlisted to rid a haunted house of its supernatural occupants.

Featuring: Steve Delaney (Count Arthur Strong), Andy Linden (John The Watch), Dave Plimmer (Eggy), Bronagh Gallagher (Birdie), Pandora Colin (Monica), Hermione Gulliford (Philippa).


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