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Komedia And Triodos Bank

Posted on 23 Sep , 2015

Triodos Bank have highlighted Komedia in one of their “The Colour Of Money” reports. The new golden age of British comedy. Why laughter really is important. Comedy has been sustaining British society for hundreds of years; our sense of humour is often used to define our quintessential British identity and having a laugh is somewhat part of our national psyche. Studies have shown that the physical and psychological benefits of having a laugh can drastically improve your health and wellbeing. Triodos Bank’s Luke Bogue caught up with Colin Granger, Managing Director of Brighton Komedia about the importance of laughter and its role in a fully functioning sustainable society. We...

Count Arthur Strong TV series airs in Australia

Posted on 16 Aug , 2015

One of the highest-rating television networks in Australia, Nine Network (commonly known as Channel Nine or simply Nine), has started to air the first series of Count Arthur’s TV show. The first episode was shown on 16th August. For more information please go to the 9 website...

Count Arthur Strong: Record Breakers

Posted on 13 Aug , 2015

Taken from the DVD Count Arthur Strong: The Man Behind The Smile. Available to buy from In association with Doncaster Cable Vision, we celebrate the career of stage and screen star, Count Arthur Strong: The Man Behind The Smile. Count Arthur Strong, showbiz legend and raconteur, reminds us just what we’ve been missing since his last television series, ‘The Robin Hood Club’, was axed in 1960 something. With the added bonus of previously unreleased footage from Arthur’s career – ranging from Desk Sergeant in Dixon of Doc Green, to the one time host of Ask The Family – and a rumour of a surprise start guest appearance, the...

Count Arthur Series 3 Commissioned by BBC1

Posted on 8 Jun , 2015

BBC ONE ANNOUNCES COMMISSION OF BRAND NEW SERIES OF BAFTA NOMINATED COMEDY COUNT ARTHUR STRONG BBC One today announced the commission of a third series of comedy Count Arthur Strong. The BAFTA nominated and critically acclaimed series launched on BBC Two in 2013.  Series two heralded a move to its new home on BBC One where it broadcast at the beginning of this year. In the seven new episodes, Arthur still pursues his dreams of stardom no matter how much chaos he causes along the way, with Michael (played by Rory Kinnear) doing his best to limit the damage to the world around them and his own sanity. Graham...

Komedia scores a BBC Xmas hat-trick

Posted on 19 Dec , 2014

Komedia will complete a very successful year with 3 shows appearing on the busy BBC holiday season broadcast schedules. First up will be The Cow That Almost Missed Christmas, the nativity story as told from the point of view of a young cow named Marjorie who is bored with her small-town life in Bethlehem until she learns of a street party somewhere in town. The programme will be shown a total of 5 times over the season on CBeebies and BBC2. Click here for full broadcast details On Boxing Day the Count Arthur Strong’s Radio Show Christmas Special will be aired on Radio 4 at 11.30am. Then on January...

Count Arthur transfers to BBC ONE

Posted on 3 Nov , 2014

Count Arthur Strong is to return for a second series on BBC One starting on the 6th January 2015 at 10:35pm. Series one was broadcast on BBC Two in 2013. The decision to bring it to a wider audience on BBC One is in line with the channels great tradition of family friendly character comedy and sitcoms. It follows in the footsteps of BBC Two’s continued success launching new talent in hit shows such as The Royle Family, Miranda, Absolutely Fabulous, The Office and The Catherine Tate Show which all started life on BBC Two before transferring to BBC One. The 7 x 30 series is produced by Retort...