Comedy

Comedy Clicks – This Week – Inside No.9

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 had a really unusual link with a hare – Inside No.9

 

 

About the Show

 

Summary of Plot

Anthology series which mixes dark humor with genres like crime, horror or drama. The show invites viewers into some very different No.9s, where the ordinary and mundane rub shoulders with the extraordinary and macabre. – IMDb.

 

Number of Seasons / Episodes

5 Seasons

 

Characters:

Reece Shearsmith – Archie
Steve Pemberton – Adrian

 

 

Trivia

  • Steve Pemberton stated in an interview (Mail February 25, 2017) that the only link between the stories is a small statue of a hare that he and Shearsmith place in each set.
  • The title refers to the movie Gaslight (1944) starring Ingrid Bergman, where the murder and manipulation takes place at Number 9 Thornton Square.
  • As well as all of the episodes having a “bottle episode” aesthetic, several episodes also take place in “real-time” (the story takes place entirely within the thirty minute run time).

 

Clips

Trailer

The Security Lights
I’m not a Vampire

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