This Is Jinsy. Image shows from L to R: Maven (Justin Chubb), Sporall (Chris Bran). Copyright: The Welded Tandem Picture Company.

This Is Jinsy

Sky Atlantic and BBC Three sitcom set on a surreal island. 17 episodes (pilot + 2 series), 2010 - 2014. Stars Justin Chubb, Chris Bran, Alice Lowe, Geoffrey McGivern and others.

Series 2

This Is Jinsy. Dr Bevelspepp (Stephen Fry). Copyright: The Welded Tandem Picture Company.

1. Intelligent Hair

First broadcast: Wednesday 8th January 2014

Maven's annual Arbiter ceremony goes catastrophically wrong when the historic wig used to crown him suddenly becomes reanimated. Stephen Fry stars as wig keeper Dr Bevelspepp.

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This Is Jinsy. Image shows from L to R: Berpetta (Ben Miller), Maven (Justin Chubb). Copyright: The Welded Tandem Picture Company.

2. Acco!

First broadcast: Wednesday 8th January 2014

Time is of the essence as Maven races against the clocks to get his accounts done in time. The only problem is, Jinsy's ink-addicted accountants have gone feral, forcing him to strike a deal with the Chief Accountant (Ben Miller) involving his daughter, Berpetta (also Miller).

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This Is Jinsy. Madame Astralina (Katy Brand). Copyright: The Welded Tandem Picture Company.

3. Double Duck

First broadcast: Wednesday 15th January 2014

Katy Brand guest stars as Madame Astralina, a flamboyant psychic who obtains her readings from a pen of rats.

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This Is Jinsy. Image shows from L to R: Sporall (Chris Bran), Maven (Justin Chubb), Miss Penny (Eileen Atkins). Copyright: The Welded Tandem Picture Company.

4. Penny's Pendant

First broadcast: Wednesday 22nd January 2014

Dame Eileen Atkins is Miss Penny, a school-mistress with a massive dome of pinned hair who teaches Extreme Etiquette for Girls.

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This Is Jinsy. Image shows from L to R: Justin Chubb, Rex Camalbeeter (Rob Brydon), Chris Bran. Copyright: The Welded Tandem Picture Company.

5. Nightly Bye

First broadcast: Wednesday 29th January 2014

Rob Brydon guest stars as Jinsy singing sensation Rex Camalbeeter, who likes dressing up as a female badger and singing about it.

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This Is Jinsy. Image shows from L to R: Sporall (Chris Bran), Mr Lovely (Stephen Mangan), Maven (Justin Chubb). Copyright: The Welded Tandem Picture Company.

6. Speckled Pom Pom

First broadcast: Wednesday 5th February 2014

Stephen Mangan plays Mr Lovely, the owner of Mr Lovely's Lovely Jumper Shop with a penchant for all-in-one knitted bodysuits.

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This Is Jinsy. Image shows from L to R: Maven (Justin Chubb), Robunce Barnatty (Derek Jacobi), Sporall (Chris Bran). Copyright: The Welded Tandem Picture Company.

7. Population 791

First broadcast: Wednesday 12th February 2014

Sir Derek Jacobi guest stars as Robunce Barnatty, the eldest resident of Jinsy island, at 98 cycles old.

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This Is Jinsy. Joan Jenkins (Olivia Colman). Copyright: The Welded Tandem Picture Company.

8. The Golden Woggle

First broadcast: Wednesday 12th February 2014

Phil Davis will play ex-Arbiter Roley Jenkins who lives in a large Manor House, with his wife Joan (Olivia Colman).

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Some of the UK's biggest comedy stars appear in the second series.

Featuring: Justin Chubb (Maven), Stephen Fry (Dr Bevelspepp), Ben Miller (Berpetta), Rob Brydon (Rex Camalbeeter), Stephen Mangan (Mr Lovely), Derek Jacobi (Robunce Barnatty), Olivia Colman (Joan Jenkins), Chris Bran (Sporall), Alice Lowe (Soosan Noop), Greg Davies (Jennitta Bishard).