The Farm. Jim MacDonald (Jim Smith).

The Farm

BBC One Scotland sitcom pilot starring Jim Smith. 1 pilot in 2021. Stars Jim Smith, Chris Forbes, Ann-Louise Ross, Anita Vettesse and Billy Mack.

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The Farm. Jim MacDonald (Jim Smith).

The Farm

Real-life farmer and comedian Jim Smith stars in a sitcom pilot inspired by his life

Genre
Sitcom
Broadcast
2021
Channel
BBC One Scotland
Episodes
1 Pilot
Creator
Chris Forbes
Starring
Jim Smith, Chris Forbes, Ann-Louise Ross, Anita Vettesse and Billy Mack
Writers
Jim Smith and Chris Forbes
Director
Stuart Elliott
Producer
Owen Bell

Comedy following the adventures of farmer Jim MacDonald, his tractorman Donnie and his mother Mary, as they struggle against the elements - and each other - on a farm in Perthshire. Jim is a proud man, often wounded but never beaten, who cares deeply about what he does. Mary is extremely hard to please and doesn't mind delivering home truths. Donnie is loyal to a fault and always eager to please.

Production Details

Production company
Laugh track
None

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Wednesday 17th February 2021 on BBC One Scotland at 10:45pm
Episode length
25 minutes
Last repeat
Saturday 20th February 2021 at 10:00pm on BBC Scotland