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The State Of It

BBC Scotland and BBC Two Scotland sketch show format hosted by Robert Florence. 8 episodes (pilot + 1 series), 2018 - 2020. Stars Robert Florence, Joe Hullait, Nathan Byrne, Susan Riddell and others.

Press Clippings

Scottish Comedy Awards 2020 nominations

Janey Godley, Jim Smith and Larry Dean are amongst the nominees for the Scottish Comedy Awards 2020.

British Comedy Guide, 9th June 2020

The State Of It: Robert Florence on his new show

The Glasgow-born comedian and writer returns to our screens on Friday hosting a new six-part series, The State Of It. Packed with lampooning sketches, satirical animation and topical observation, the show aired as a pilot on BBC Two Scotland last December and was then commissioned as a full series for the new BBC Scotland channel.

Susan Swarbrick, The Herald, 16th November 2019

Mark Bonnar and Jamie Sives to star in new comedy drama Guilt

Mark Bonnar and Jamie Sives will star in a new BBC Scotland comedy drama series. Guilt, by Neil Forsyth, focuses on two men who commit a hit and run murder.

British Comedy Guide, 22nd January 2019

BBC Scotland unveils Funny Firsts comedy season

BBC Scotland is to debut a number of new shows online and on TV over November and December as part of a season called Funny Firsts. Shows include The Comedy Underground, The State Of It and Whiplashed.

British Comedy Guide, 15th November 2018