British Comedy Guide

Stella. Image shows from L to R: Stella (Ruth Jones), Michael Jackson (Patrick Baladi). Copyright: Tidy Productions.


Sky 1 comedy drama set around a community in Wales. 51 episodes (5 series), 2012 - 2016. Stars Ruth Jones, Leona Vaughan, Suzanne Packer, Laila Rouass and others.

Returns for a Christmas special.
(Series 5, Episode 6 is repeated on Sky2 on Sunday at 2am)

Production Details

Production company

Tidy Productions

The theme music is And Then She Smiles by The Mock Turtles.
Laugh track


Series 1 filmed from March 2011, on location in the valley of Rhondda Fach. Stella resides at 23 Elm Street, Ferndale. Series 2 filmed for 21 weeks from Monday 30th April 2012.

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Friday 6th January 2012 on Sky 1 at 9pm
Last new broadcast
Tuesday 15th March 2016 on Sky 1 at 9pm
Upcoming repeats
  1. Series 5 Episode 6: Sunday at 2am on Sky2
  2. Series 5 Episode 7: Sunday at 3am on Sky2
  3. Series 5 Episode 8: Sunday at 11pm on Sky2
  4. Series 5 Episode 9: Sunday at Midnight on Sky2
  5. Series 5 Episode 10: Monday at 1am on Sky2

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