Comedy

BBC Studios is the biggest producer of scripted comedy in the UK, working with the best new and established talent to create award-winning comedies across TV, radio and online. Our remarkable heritage includes some of the world’s most watched and cherished comedies, from Only Fools and Horses, Miranda, The Office and The Thick Of It, to Mrs Brown’s Boys, Tracey Ullman’s Show, Jonathan’s Creek and Inside No.9.

We have production bases in London, Salford and Glasgow and our Radio Comedy team produces a wide range of topical, stand-up and sketch formats for Radio 4, giving many writers and performers their first ever radio shows.

Programmes

Citizen Khan
Adil Ray’s award-winning family sitcom, set in the capital of British Pakistan – Sparkhill, Birmingham.
Inside No. 9
In a genre-bending collision of comedy, suspense and horror, the ordinary and mundane rub shoulders with the extraordinary and macabre.
Josh
Josh Widdicombe’s hugely popular BBC Three sitcom charts the frustrations, failures and friendship of three flatmates and their annoying landlord.
Mrs Brown's Boys
The much-loved Mrs Brown’s Boys is created and written by Brendan O’Carroll and stars him in the lead role as misbehaving matriarch Agnes Brown.
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Porridge
The classic prison-set sitcom returns to BBC One with an all-new cast of characters, after a forty-year hiatus.
Two Doors Down
The hilarious BBC Two sitcom explores the best, and worst, of family life in a Glasgow suburb.
This Country
Cotswold cousins, Kerry and Kurtan Mucklowe are the focus of this new mockumentary series which explores life for young people in modern rural Britain.