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John Bishop's Big Year

John Bishop's Big Year

  • TV stand-up
  • BBC One
  • 2012
  • 2 episodes (1 series)

John Bishop rounds up the highs and lows of 2012 in this stand-up show. Stars John Bishop, Ben Clark, Tom Parry and Matthew Crosby.

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Series 1, Episode 1

In this first of two episodes, John Bishop tackles possibly the biggest event of the year in the Olympics, as well as getting to grips with the economy.

Further details

John Bishop's Big Year sees John Bishop perform a structured stand-up comedy review of 2012.

In front of a live studio audience, John uses his trademark humour to examine all the major talking points from the past 12 months. Using a mix of his own jokes, archive footage and some bespoke comedy sketches written and performed by sketch troupe Pappy's, John reminds the viewers of the highs and lows of 2012 before giving his unique take on each area.

In this first of two episodes, John tackles possibly the biggest event of the year in the Olympics, as well as getting to grips with the economy.

Broadcast details

Date
Friday 30th November 2012
Time
9:30pm
Channel
BBC One
Length
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Cast
John Bishop Host / Presenter
Ben Clark Ensemble Actor
Tom Parry Ensemble Actor
Matthew Crosby Ensemble Actor
Ashley Jensen Announcer
Writing team
John Bishop Writer
Tim Allsop Writer (Additional Material)
Alex Boardman Writer (Additional Material)
Ali Crockatt Writer (Additional Material)
Alistair Griggs Writer (Additional Material)
David Scott Writer (Additional Material)
Stewart Williams Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Richard Pengelley Director
Paul Wheeler Director
Jonno Richards Series Producer
Ben Jessop Producer
Karl Warner Executive Producer
Lisa Thomas Executive Producer
Jim Reid Executive Producer
Jason Boxall Editor
Justin Norris Editor
Cath Pater-Lancucki Production Designer

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