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

The League Of Gentlemen

  • TV sitcom / sketch show
  • BBC Two
  • 1999 - 2017
  • 22 episodes (3 series)

Royston Vasey is an isolated Northern community where dark, perverted and horrifying things happen behind closed doors. Stars Steve Pemberton, Reece Shearsmith and Mark Gatiss.

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

Key details

Genres
Sitcom, Sketch Show
Broadcast
1999 - 2017
Channels
BBC Two
Episodes
22 (3 series)
Stars
Steve Pemberton, Reece Shearsmith and Mark Gatiss
Writers
Mark Gatiss, Reece Shearsmith, Steve Pemberton and Jeremy Dyson
Directors
Steve Bendelack and Mel Nortcliffe
Producers
Sarah Smith, Jemma Rodgers and Jon Plowman
Companies

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.

Additional details

Tagline
Welcome to Royston Vasey - You'll Never Leave!
Also known as
  • LOG (Acronym)
  • The League Of Gents
Production
Location
Camera set-up
Single camera
Picture
Colour

Website links

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Monday 11th January 1999 at 9:30pm on BBC Two
Last new broadcast
Wednesday 20th December 2017 at 10pm on BBC Two
Most recent repeats

Recording details

  • Hadfield - Location filming

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