Sky 1 HD Announce "Little Crackers 2" / One Episode To Feature Harry Hill
According to Sky Media, Sky 1 and Sky 1 HD has announced a brand new series (season) of the star-studded comedy miniseries, 'Little Crackers', which Sky 1 and Sky 1 HD will air around Christmas 2011 (December 2011):
Little Crackers 2:
Sky 1 HD is proud to announce the return of the star-studded comedy miniseries, ‘Little Crackers'. This is an exclusive for Sky1 and will be aired from December 2011.
Sky recently announced a launch of new British comedies and Little Crackers is returning for another highly anticipated series this December. Little Crackers is a season of autobiographical comic shorts from Britain's best-loved stars - all in line for this Christmas' schedule. The all-star line-up includes performances by Sanjeev Bhaskar (Notting Hill), Harry Hill (Harry Hill's TV Burp), Johnny Vegas (Ideal & Benidorm), John Bishop (A League Of Their Own) and Catherine Tate (The Catherine Tate Show), all directing their own tales. Each narrated film will dramatise a humorous tale from the star's past, providing the audience with a new insight into the life of a familiar face.
Sky 1 & Sky 1 HD
Starts December 19th 2011 (TBC)
10 x 10' Shows (1 episode a night)
Plus repeats on Sky 1 & Sky 2 and any showings on Sky Anytime & Sky Go
Online opportunity also available
Key Benefits To Sponsors:
Little Crackers returns for a second series as part of Sky's largest investment in original British comedy in Sky 1's 20 year history
Lucy Lumsden (Head Of Comedy), together with her former BBC colleague Stuart Murphy, (formerly Controller of BBC3 and now Director of Programmes, Sky 1 HD, Sky 1, 2 and 3) are responsible for breakout hits including Little Britain, Gavin and Stacey, The Mighty Boosh, Early Doors, Pulling, 3 Non Blondes, Monkey Dust and Nighty Night
Little Crackers builds on the success of last year's series: ten original short films on Sky1, each ten minutes long, featuring some of the biggest homegrown comic talent