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Happiness

Happiness

  • TV sitcom
  • BBC Two
  • 2001 - 2003
  • 12 episodes (2 series)

Sitcom starring Paul Whitehouse as a man facing a mid-life crisis after his wife is killed. Also features Fiona Allen, Mark Heap, Clive Russell, Pearce Quigley, Johnny Vegas and more.

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Key details

Genre
Sitcom
Broadcast
2001 - 2003
Channel
BBC Two
Episodes
12 (2 series)
Stars
Paul Whitehouse, Fiona Allen, Mark Heap, Clive Russell, Pearce Quigley, Johnny Vegas, Tim Plester and Michael Wildman
Writers
David Cummings and Paul Whitehouse
Director
Declan Lowney
Producers
Rosemary McGowan, Paul Whitehouse, Geoffrey Perkins, Sophie Clarke-Jervoise and David Cummings
Company

Sitcom following the life of Danny Spencer, a man facing a mid-life crisis after his wife is killed. Danny has many problems and worries one of which is that Dexter, an animated bear who he provides the voice for, is more famous than he is.

Additional details

Production
Location
Camera set-up
Single camera
Picture
Colour
Soundtrack
Title music arranged by Philip Pope.

Website links

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Tuesday 20th March 2001 at 10pm on BBC Two

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