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 is on CBBC and aimed at Children – yes that may sound bizarre but hey, children like comedy too! – Class Dismissed

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Opening Sequence / Theme Tune

 

About the Show

Summary of Plot

Series following four Year 8 pupils – Billy, Tahj, Emily and Jasmine – as they grapple with everyday life at an extraordinary school. With the voiceover from our narrator, BBC Breakfast’s Bill Turnbull, adding some wonderfully unnecessary gravitas to the proceedings. Memorable characters, repeatable catchphrases and laugh-out-loud comedy combine to create a unique, funny new series. IMDb

Number of Seasons / Episodes

3 seasons

Characters:

Bill Turnball – Narrator

Richard David-Caine – Mr Nasal

Charleigh Adams – Emily

Billy Holland – Billy

Tahj Miles – Tahj

Ethan Proops – Martin

 

Trivia

  • Unusually all the adult actors play multiple characters, often within the same episode.
  • British children’s sketch comedy series created by Luke Beddows, Stephen M Collins and Andy Potte
  • The show has aired 3 series, with the first starting on 1 February 2016, a second series starting on 5 December 2016 and a third on 27 November 2017
  • he show features an ensemble cast, similar to Horrible Histories

 

Classic Clips

 

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Mr Christopher Visits

 

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