La La Land. Image shows from L to R: Gary Garner (Marc Wootton), Brendan Allen (Marc Wootton), Shirley Ghostman (Marc Wootton). Copyright: Showtime / Fooling Nobody.

La La Land

BBC Three sketch show. 6 episodes (1 series) in 2010. Stars Marc Wootton and Julian Barratt.

Series 1

La La Land. Shirley Ghostman (Marc Wootton). Copyright: Showtime / Fooling Nobody.

1. Week One

First broadcast: Tuesday 27th April 2010

Gary making himself at home in the lavish Laurel Canyon mansion of Ruta Lee, a film star of Hollywood's golden age; Brendan plans for a meeting with a venerated producer; and Shirley tries to use his psychic powers to hustle a free room at a posh hotel.

In-depth Guide

La La Land. Gary Garner (Marc Wootton). Copyright: Showtime / Fooling Nobody.

2. Week Two

First broadcast: Tuesday 4th May 2010

Gary shocks guests at an industry function with some outrageous anecdotes; Shirley uses his psychic powers to help a private investigator; and Brendan pitches an up-and-coming producer his latest idea in a seedy motel room.

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La La Land. Copyright: Showtime / Fooling Nobody.

3. Week Three

First broadcast: Tuesday 11th May 2010

Shirley scores an audition to host a new psychic TV show; Brendan tries to make an eco-documentary about the release of a California Condor; whilst Gary is on a quest to find an agent.

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La La Land. Shirley Ghostman (Marc Wootton). Copyright: Showtime / Fooling Nobody.

4. Week Four

First broadcast: Tuesday 18th May 2010

Gary finally books an audition; Shirley attempts to set up a psychic hotline; and Brendan decides to become the first right-wing Michael Moore.

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5. Week Five

First broadcast: Tuesday 25th May 2010

Shirley is offered his first gig; Brendan is working on a film about a homeless shelter; and Gary goes to a fashionista for a makeover.

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La La Land. Gary Garner (Marc Wootton). Copyright: Showtime / Fooling Nobody.

6. Week Six

First broadcast: Tuesday 1st June 2010

Brendan focuses on the custody battle of his estranged son Jack; Shirley attempts to rid himself of dead celebrity spirits; and Gary collaborates on a short-film with a cult film director.

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