Human Remains. Image shows from L to R: Julia Davis, Rob Brydon. Copyright: Baby Cow Productions.

Human Remains

BBC Two sitcom anthology series. 6 episodes (1 series) in 2000. Stars Rob Brydon and Julia Davis.

Human Remains

Black comedy series in which Rob Brydon and Julia Davis play various characters

Genre
Sitcom
Broadcast
2000
Channel
BBC Two
Episodes
6   (1 series)
Starring
Rob Brydon and Julia Davis
Writers
Rob Brydon and Julia Davis
Director
Matt Lipsey
Producer
Alison MacPhail

Black comedy documenting the relationships of six unusual couples in the style of a fly-on-the-wall documentary.

There's Flick, who cannot have intimate relations with her husband Peter because she still pines for her deceased true love Geoffrey, B&B owners and swingers Gordon and Sheila, groom-to-be Stephen with his latent homosexual tendencies, Satanists Tony and Beverley, and the dysfunctional Les and Ray.

Each episode features near-the-knuckle laughs as we delive into the warped world of dysfunctional human relationships.

Production Details

Production company
Soundtrack
The theme is I Don't Wanna Know by John Martyn. Incidental music by Willie Dowling.
Laugh track
None

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Monday 13th November 2000 on BBC Two at 10pm
Last new broadcast
Monday 18th December 2000 on BBC Two at 10pm
Length of episodes
30 minutes
Last repeat
Monday 15th May 2017 at 1:40am on Gold

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