Trojan Donkey. Image shows from L to R: Jim Nugent, PJ Gallagher, Sharon Mannion. Copyright: Double Z Enterprises / Waddell Media.

Trojan Donkey

Channel 4 sketch show. 5 episodes (1 series) in 2013. Stars PJ Gallagher, Jim Nugent and Sharon Mannion.

Trojan Donkey

Hidden camera comedy show featuring a cast of strange but lovable characters

Genre
Sketch Show
Broadcast
2013
Channel
Channel 4
Episodes
5   (1 series)
Starring
PJ Gallagher, Jim Nugent and Sharon Mannion
Writers
PJ Gallagher, Jim Nugent, Sharon Mannion and Al Doyle
Director
Sinead Murphy
Producer
Ruth McNally

Trojan Donkey is a hidden camera comedy that takes all that's good in 'old style' covert filming to show us how funny life can be when we think no one is watching.

With a cast of strange but lovable characters, Trojan Donkey seeks out situations to confuse and engage the public as they go about their everyday lives.

It's a sketch show that the 'straight man' doesn't realise that he/she is participating in.

Trojan Donkey is adapted from an Irish series called Naked Camera and features PJ Gallagher, Jim Nugent and Sharon Mannion in various roles. It was filmed on location in Glasgow and Liverpool.

Production Details

Production companies
Laugh track
None

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Friday 21st June 2013 on Channel 4 at 11:05pm
Last new broadcast
Friday 19th July 2013 on Channel 4 at 11:40pm
Length of episodes
30 minutes
Last repeat
Friday 3rd January 2014 at 1:30am on 4Music
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