W1A. Ian Fletcher (Hugh Bonneville). Copyright: BBC


  • TV sitcom
  • BBC Two
  • 2014 - 2020
  • 14 episodes (3 series)

Spin-off from Twenty Twelve in which Ian Fletcher and Siobhan Sharpe now find themselves working for the BBC. Stars Hugh Bonneville, Jessica Hynes, Jason Watkins, Monica Dolan, Hugh Skinner and more.

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Can the BBC survive the Twenty Twelve treatment?

Can the Corporation survive the Twenty Twelve treatment? James Rampton finds out on the set of W1A.

James Rampton, The Independent, 12th March 2014

Hugh Bonneville interview

TV Choice met Hugh Bonneville, who plays Ian, at the BBC's New Broadcasting House in central London where W1A is also filmed. So that's all good!

Nick Fiaca, TV Choice, 11th March 2014

Hugh Bonneville locked out of BBC whilst filming W1A

Hugh Bonneville reveals that life imitated art recently when a doorman refused him entry to BBC Broadcasting House while he was filming upcoming satire W1A.

Ben Dowell, Radio Times, 10th March 2014

Is W1A the BBC's most risky comedy ever?

This time, in W1A, Twnty Twelve's Ian Fletcher has the bigwigs at Broadcasting House in his sights - or as Hugh Bonnevile puts it, he aims to 'clarify, define, or re-define the core purpose of the BBC across all its functions'.

Christopher Stevens, Daily Mail, 8th March 2014

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