Painting Birds With Jim And Nancy Moir. Image shows left to right: Nancy Sorrell, Vic Reeves
Painting Birds With Jim And Nancy Moir

Painting Birds With Jim And Nancy Moir

  • TV factual
  • Sky Arts
  • 2023
  • 7 episodes (1 series)

Jim and Nancy Moir journey across the UK looking at and painting regional birdlife in this light-hearted ornithology series. Features Vic Reeves and Nancy Sorrell.

  • Due to return on 8th May 2024

Episode menu

Series 1, Episode 1 - Northumberland

Painting Birds With Jim And Nancy Moir. Image shows left to right: Mark Benton, Nancy Sorrell, Vic Reeves
Artist Jim Moir, aka Vic Reeves, and his wife Nancy visit beauty spots around Britain and create original pieces of art celebrating the unique species of bird native to that region over the course of a weekend. They begin by heading to Northumberland, meeting actor Mark Benton and artist Bethany Maddocks on the trip.

Broadcast details

Date
Wednesday 19th April 2023
Time
9pm
Channel
Sky Arts
Length
60 minutes

Repeats

Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Thursday 20th April 2023 8:00pm Sky Arts
Saturday 22nd April 2023 2:00pm Sky Arts
Sunday 23rd April 2023 7:00pm Sky Arts
Sunday 18th June 2023 1:15pm Sky Arts
Wednesday 6th March 2024 9:00pm Sky Arts

Cast & crew

Cast
Vic Reeves (as Jim Moir) Host / Presenter
Nancy Sorrell (as Nancy Moir) Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Tom Cadwallender Self
Bethan Maddocks Self
Mark Benton Self
Rowan Brown Self
Sorrel Lyall Self
Production team
Eddie Lewis Series Director
Danny Carvalho Executive Producer
Sadia Butt Executive Producer
Rocio Cano Series Producer
Jordi Herraiz Producer
Andy Holland Executive Producer
Jim Shreim Edit Producer
Nitin Rishi Producer/Director
Richard Trier (as Rich Trier) Editor
Jonnie Case Editor
Adam Hobbs Director of Photography
Jools Holland Composer
Barbara Lee Commissioning Editor

Press

Painting Birds With Jim And Nancy Moir review

Twitcher Jim should focus on his birds and stop flying around.

Christopher Stevens, Daily Mail, 20th April 2023

Painting Birds With Jim And Nancy Moir review

A gentle but never dull travelogue-cum-art show.

Anita Singh, The Telegraph, 19th April 2023

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