Set among a fictional production team working on real life soap opera "Echo Beach".

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Echo Beach (2008)
Drama | Romance
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The lives of former lovers Daniel and Susan are complicated by teen angst, family loyalties and tested friendships.

Stars: Martine McCutcheon, Ed Speleers, Jason Donovan
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

A series of comedy sketches with Alex Armstrong and Ben Miller.

Stars: Alexander Armstrong, Ben Miller, Jim Howick
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

A comedy sketch show from Ben Miller and Alexander Armstrong. Running jokes and one hit wonders galore!

Stars: Alexander Armstrong, Ben Miller, Simon Greenall
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

Only one week to go before the marriage of Howard and Mel which quickly escalates into the week from Hell. The series follows the bumbling Howard as he lurches from one appallingly ... See full summary »

Stars: Ben Miller, Sarah Alexander, Alison Steadman
No Heroics (TV Series 2008)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

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Stars: Patrick Baladi, Nicholas Burns, Claire Keelan
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Animation
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Stars: Daisy Haggard, Gavin Mitchell, Sarah Hadland
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Animation | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
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Reggie Perrin (TV Series 2009)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Reggie Perrin has a cushy job as head of innovation in a men's body care products firm, but philosophically hates meaningless office life. He's equally unhappy with commuting, his dull ... See full summary »

Stars: Martin Clunes, Fay Ripley, Lucy Liemann
Short | Comedy
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Ballot Monkeys (TV Series 2015)
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    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

Satiracal political comedy that focuses on the four main British political parties in the run up to the 2015 General Election.

Stars: Jimmy Akingbola, Theo Barklem-Biggs, Trevor Cooper
Lemon La Vida Loca (TV Series 2012)
Comedy
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Leigh Francis' alter ego Keith Lemon lets ITV2 cameras follow his day to day life with girlfriend Rosie Parker. In this new 4 part series, we will go behind the scenes of Lemon's other ... See full summary »

Stars: Leigh Francis, Laura Aikman, Tom Davis
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 Jonathan Pope (18 episodes, 2008-2009)
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 Mel Debrou (18 episodes, 2008-2009)
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 Nancy Weeks (18 episodes, 2008-2009)
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 Sam Phillips (18 episodes, 2008-2009)
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Set among a fictional production team working on real life soap opera "Echo Beach".

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Impressive opening
20 January 2008 | by (Milton Keynes, England) – See all my reviews

I was surprised to be really impressed with this. When I first heard the pre-release hype, I wasn't interested because it just sounded like a marketing tool for another god-awful soap.

In truth, the soap doesn't even come close to the dizzy heights of god-awful, but the backdrop of the behind the scenes action makes viewing it exquisite.

I imagine the writers are having a whale of a time letting rip at producers and some of the politics behind television, although what we see is clearly exaggerated at least in Ben Miller's wonderful character. How ITV got hold of such a good idea is beyond me. Let's hope it maintains the level it's started out with.


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