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 came around last year on BBC Two and was based around the General Election – Election Spy
About the Show
Summary of Plot
A series of 5 minute spoof video diaries giving a comical look at campaigning for the 2017 UK General Election, filmed on the day of transmission in the run up to the election.. –IMDb
Number of Seasons / Episodes
Sanjeev Baskar – Sunni
Helen Monks – Amy
Priyanga Burford – Amira
Sophia Di Martino – Becs
Liam Williams – Harry
Martin Jarvis – Brian
Any Nyman – James
Samantha Bond – Diana
- First aired on the 30th May 2017 and ran up nightly to the General Election
- takes a comic look behind the scenes at the political parties reacting to the day’s themes, rows and catastrophes.
- Filmed on the afternoon of transmission, Election Spy takes a comic look behind the scenes at the political parties reacting to the day’s themes, rows and catastrophes
- Written and directed by the creators of Ballot Monkeys, the five minute episodes observe what is going on in the Conservative, Labour, Lib Deb and UKIP campaign offices. The footage is presented as if spyware cameras have been activated in computers in the offices.