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: Mister Duncan (Bruce Payne), Michael Baker (Rory Kinnear), Don (Tom Meeten), Count Arthur Strong (Steve Delaney), Birdie (Bronagh Gallagher).

Series 3, Episode 2 - Arthur The Hat

Some of John the Watch's old criminal associates take an interest in Bulent's cafe.

Broadcast details

Friday 26th 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
Nigel Boyle Miller
Seeta Indrani Moore
Nicholas Jones Judge
Tom Meeten Don
Bruce Payne Mister Duncan
Mel Raido Ron
Bronson Webb Bobby
Jason Langley Rude Guy
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


Michael the Mailman

Michael delivers Arthur's post, revealing some bizarre business ideas and unlikely postal subscriptions, before opening his very own exciting summons.

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


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