Comedy Clicks – This Week – Stella

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 a three time BAFTA winner – Stella 

 

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About the Show

Summary of Plot

A series set in the fictional village of Pontyberry in the South Wales Valleys centered on the lives of a single mother in her forties, who earns a living doing the locals’ ironing, and her family and friends. – IMDb

 

Number of Seasons / Episodes

 6 Season

 

Characters:

Karen Paullada – Nadine
Ruth Jones – Stella
Craig Gallivan – Luke
Justin Davies – Ben
Aled Pugh – Bobby

 

 

Trivia

  • Ruth Jones (Stella) who is the star of the show has written Stella as well as Gavin and Stacey which is another Welsh show that Ruth Jones stars in.
  • Owen Teale (Dai) and Mark Lewis Jones (Rob) star in Game of Thrones together as Alliser Thorne and Shagga, Son of Dolf respectively.
  • Stella was a British comedy-drama which aired on Sky 1 and was created and written by David Peet and Ruth Jones, who played the lead role of Stella
  • The title song is “And Then She Smiles” by The Mock Turtles.
  • Ruth Jones and the director of Stella, David Peet, are actually husband and wife

 

 

Clips

Stella Episode 2 Clip

 

Trailer

 

Catching Your Man Cheating 

 

 

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