Psychoville. Mr Jelly (Reece Shearsmith)


  • TV sitcom
  • BBC Two
  • 2009 - 2011
  • 14 episodes (2 series)

A dark comedy mystery starring The League Of Gentlemen's Steve Pemberton and Reece Shearsmith. Also features Jason Tompkins, Dawn French, Daniel Kaluuya, Daisy Haggard, Imelda Staunton and Daniel Ings

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Trick or treat?

Steve Bennett meets Psychoville's Steve Pemberton and Reece Shearsmith.

Steve Bennett, Chortle, 28th October 2010

Psychoville live chat: Reece Shearsmith

Reece Shearsmith will be live online from 12.30 on Friday ahead of Sunday's Psychoville Halloween special. Leave your questions for him here.

Vicky Frost, The Guardian, 28th October 2010

Psychoville Halloween special: in pictures

What could be more terrifying than spending Halloween in the company of Psychoville - Reece Shearsmith and Steve Pemberton's BBC2 comedy horror show? And what fresh frights are in store?

The Guardian, 28th October 2010

Psychoville Halloween: Pemberton & Shearsmith interview

In the run-up to the Psychoville Halloween special, we caught up with writers Reece Shearsmith and Steve Pemberton to talk horror, comedy and Most Haunted...

Ryan Lambie, Den Of Geek, 28th October 2010

Steve Pemberton and Reece Shearsmith interview

The chameleon creators of Psychoville talk about the weird and woeful things get their creative juices flowing.

Paul Whitelaw, The Scotsman, 26th October 2010

Special Radio Times cover awarded to Psychoville

Psychoville and its sinister cast of grotesques returns on Sunday 31 October for a Halloween special (BBC2, HD).

Recently we became aware of a fantastic fan campaign on YouTube to get Psychoville on the cover of Radio Times for the week of transmission.

While animated duo Wallace & Gromit ultimately won that battle, in recognition of the campaign and the dedication of the fans, we decided to create a special honorary Radio Times cover just for Psychoville...

Radio Times, 26th October 2010

Steve Pemberton & Reece Shearsmith interview

Psychoville is back on BBC2 with a terrifying Halloween special starring Steve Pemberton and Reece Shearsmith...

TV Choice, 26th October 2010

Beware the Psychoville Halloween Special

My fingers are trembling as I type this. It might be the excitement. It might be the fear. It might be due to that outrageously stewed cup of tea I just drank. Most likely, it's a combination of all three.

Because I have seen the Psychoville Halloween Special and it's coming very soon - Halloween night, in fact.

David Thair, BBC Comedy, 20th October 2010

The things people will do to get on a Radio Times cover

Fans of Psychoville believe that the forthcoming Halloween special merits the Radio Times Halloween cover and have launched a campaign on YouTube to achieve this.

Stephen Brook, Radio Times, 7th September 2010

More details revealed about Series 2 of Psychoville

Imelda Staunton is amongst the stars due to appear in the new episodes of Psychoville.

British Comedy Guide, 9th August 2010

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