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The actor - who played Paddy Hodgkinson in the comedy - tweeted that the show had not been recommissioned for a second run.
Dear all,Great Night Out won't be returning to your screens. It has not recommission. Thank you all for watching. X#greatnightout
— lee boardman (@leeboardman) April 30, 2013
Great Night Out aired six episodes in January and February this year. It scored decent ratings throughout its run, averaging over 3 million viewers per episode on Friday nights.
Based in Stockport, the show followed four former school friends, played by Boardman, William Ash, Craig Parkinson and Stephen Walters. Ricky Tomlinson and Rebekah Staton were among the supporting cast.
Watch a teaser for Great Night Out's first episode below: »
The big-budget action-adventure, inspired by the ever-familiar fairytale, sees Nicolas Hoult as the naive title character given possession of the ‘magic bean’ that leads to a gateway to the world of the giants of the skies. A battle ensues when the bean is soaked and a mountainous beanstalk links their worlds.
Check out these two new banners pitting the human heroes against their huge foes, for the film co-starring Ewan McGregor, Stanley Tucci, Ian McShane, Bill Nighy, Eddie Marsan, Eleanor Tomlinson, Lee Boardman and Warwick Davis.
- Craig Hunter
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