The League Of Gentlemen. Image shows from L to R: Tubbs (Steve Pemberton), Edward (Reece Shearsmith). Copyright: BBC.

The League Of Gentlemen

BBC Two sitcom / sketch show set in an odd town. 22 episodes (3 series), 1999 - 2017. Stars Reece Shearsmith, Mark Gatiss and Steve Pemberton.

Series 2, Episode 1 is repeated on Gold on Tuesday 2nd April at 1:25am.

The League Of Gentlemen. Image shows from L to R: Edward (Reece Shearsmith), Tubbs (Steve Pemberton). Copyright: BBC.

The League Of Gentlemen

Royston Vasey is a grim frightening isolated Northern community where dark, perverted and horrifying things happen behind closed doors, strangers are certainly not welcome

Genres
Sitcom, Sketch Show
Broadcast
1999 - 2017
Channel
BBC Two
Episodes
22   (3 series)
Starring
Reece Shearsmith, Mark Gatiss and Steve Pemberton
Writers
Mark Gatiss, Reece Shearsmith, Steve Pemberton and Jeremy Dyson
Director
Steve Bendelack
Producers
Sarah Smith, Jemma Rodgers and Jon Plowman

Comedy following the strange inhabitants of a grim, isolated community. Royston Vasey is a frightening place where dark, perverted and horrifying things happen behind closed doors - strangers are certainly not welcome! The townsfolk are all odd, from the hygiene-obsessed Denton family, to the mysterious circus owner Papa Lazarou.

Production Details

Tagline
Welcome to Royston Vasey - You'll Never Leave!
Production company
Also known as
  • The League Of Gents
  • LOG (Acronym)
Laugh track
Yes and no; it varies

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Monday 11th January 1999 on BBC Two at 9:30pm
Last new broadcast
Wednesday 20th December 2017 on BBC Two at 10pm
Upcoming repeats
  1. Series 2 Episode 1: Tuesday 2nd April at 1:25am on Gold
  2. Series 2 Episode 2: Tuesday 2nd April at 2:05am on Gold
  3. Series 2 Episode 3: Wednesday 3rd April at 1:40am on Gold
  4. Series 2 Episode 4: Wednesday 3rd April at 2:20am on Gold
  5. Series 2 Episode 4: Thursday 4th April at 1:40am on Gold

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