The Sarah Millican Television Programme. Sarah Millican. Copyright: So Television / Chopsy Productions
The Sarah Millican Television Programme

The Sarah Millican Television Programme

  • TV stand-up
  • BBC Two
  • 2012 - 2013
  • 20 episodes (3 series)

TV series in which Sarah Millican delivers stand-up comedy inspired by what she has seen on television, and interviews her favourite presenters. Stars Sarah Millican.

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Series 3, Episode 1

Quentin Willson admits to having sex in the back of a car, Bradley Walsh says there is no method to his acting and Richard Osman talks about his Pointless bromance.

Preview clips

Further details

The Sarah Millican Television Programme. Image shows from L to R: Quentin Willson, Sarah Millican. Copyright: So Television / Chopsy Productions

In the first show of the new series, Sarah Millican chats about Motoring Shows with car uber-expert Quentin Willson, Crime Drama with Law and Order UK's Bradley Walsh and Quiz Shows with Pointless co-presenter Richard Osman.

Quentin, asked if he has ever had sex in a car, says, "Yes, in the back. Both the seats were down so it was like a handy double bed. It was meticulously planned."

Responding to Sarah's cheeky question on whether he had decided on his hairstyle with an open top car in mind, Quentin says, "Absolutely, it's pretty aerodynamic."

Assisting her Crime Programme investigation, Sarah is joined by Bradley Walsh. Asked if there is any method to his acting on Law and Order UK, he jokes, "I prepared for the role by just learning lines and remembering them."

Describing him as 'A Teatime Stephen Fry', Sarah asks Richard some rather Pointless questions. Asked about his apparent 'bromance' with Alexander Armstrong, he says, "People often say, 'I love the unrequited sexual tension between you two,' to which I say, 'It's not unrequited!'"

Broadcast details

Tuesday 24th September 2013
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 28th September 2013 9:30pm
40 minute version
Saturday 28th September 2013 11:30pm
40 minute version
BBC2 Wales
Tuesday 4th March 2014 10:00pm BBC2
Monday 22nd September 2014 10:00pm BBC2
Sunday 5th October 2014 11:15pm BBC2 Wales

Cast & crew

Sarah Millican Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Quentin Willson Guest
Bradley Walsh Guest
Richard Osman Guest
Writing team
Sarah Millican Writer
Kevin Day Writer (Additional Material)
Gary Delaney Writer (Additional Material)
Caimh McDonnell Writer (Additional Material)
Juliet Meyers Writer (Additional Material)
Jim Pullin Writer (Additional Material)
Christine Rose Writer (Additional Material)
Aiden Spackman Writer (Additional Material)
Geoff Norcott Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Geraldine Dowd Director
Mark Barrett Series Producer
Graham Stuart Executive Producer
Alan Tyler Executive Producer
Phil Moss Editor
Chris Webster Production Designer
Jonathan Whitehead (as Trellis) Composer


Series 3 Trailer

A trailer for the third series of The Sarah Millican Television Programme - with Michael Palin singing The Lumberjack Song in German.

Featuring: Sarah Millican & Michael Palin.

Sarah Millican interviews Richard Osman

Sarah Millican interviews Richard Osman from Pointless and asks him about stupid answers given by contestants.

Featuring: Sarah Millican & Richard Osman.

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