Each week, we will be taking an in depth look at some of the best sitcoms and comedy shows from both the UK and the USA.

Today we will be looking at a comedy that was released on ITV2 last year and explored the world of Time travel in  a different way to a lot of shows – Timewasters

Trailer

About the Show

Summary of Plot

A struggling jazz band from South London are sent back to the 1920s. –IMDb

Number of Seasons / Episodes

1  seasons

Characters:

 

Daniel Lawrence Taylor – Nick

Kadiff Kirwan – Jason

Adelayo Adedayo – Lauren

Samson Kayo – Horace

Trivia

  • writer Daniel Lawrence Taylor says originally inspired the cheeky title Black to the Future, before Universal ruled it out.
  • Stuck in the past after their ‘time machine’ is destroyed, our gang decide to explore, before quickly discovering that being young and black in the Jazz Age is a lot less genteel and a lot more shady than Downton Abbey had led them to believe
  • First aired October 9th 2017

 

Classic Clips

Arrving in 1926