The Gist

BBC Four comedy spoof of arts programming. 1 pilot in 2002. Stars Emma Fielding, Robert Webb, Amelia Bullmore, Edward de Souza and others.

The Gist

Spoof arts magazine, written and directed by John Morton

Genre
Comedy
Broadcast
2002
Channel
BBC Four
Episodes
1 Pilot
Starring
Emma Fielding, Robert Webb, Amelia Bullmore, Edward de Souza, Billy Carter, Julian Bleach, David Lucas, Shaun Prendergast and others
Writer
John Morton
Directors
John Morton and Amanda Crayden
Producer
Paul Schlesinger

From the creator of People Like Us, a new arts magazine with a satirical slant that scratches the surface of the arts world as it gets to grips with a range of issues in the company of cultural luminaries such as Mike Leigh, Sir Roy Strong and Janet Street-Porter.

Production Details

Production company
Laugh track
None

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Saturday 2nd March 2002 on BBC Four at 11pm
Episode length
30 minutes

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