By B Van Heusen
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Blackadder veterans Stephen Fry and Tim McInnery are set to appear in BBC2′s new comedy series The Bleak Old Shop Of Stuff. The show is set in Dickensian London and centers around a man called Jedrington Secret-Past who runs the Old Shop of Stuff. Jedrington is played by Robert Webb and Katherine Parkinson plays his wife Conceptiva.
The show will begin with a one-hour Christmas special in which Stephne Fry will take on the role of the bizarrely named lawyer Malifax Skulkingworm. Three more 30 minute episodes will air early next year in which Tim McInnery will play Jedrinton’s new business partner Harmswell Grimstone. Other guest stars include Derek Griffiths and Kevin Eldon. It is written by Gareth Edwards and Mark Evans and is a tongue in