[WORLDKINGS] World Best Academy - Gavin & Stacey (England): Most-watched comedy in the United Kingdom

29-05-2020

(WorldKings.org) According to statista, with nearly 18 million viewers in 2019, Gavin & Stacey is the most-watched comedy in the United Kingdom.

 

Gavin & Stacey is a British comedy television show, written by James Corden and Ruth Jones, about two families; one from Essex and one from Wales. The series was directed by Christine Gernon who had previously directed other popular BBC sitcoms such as One Foot in the Grave.

 

James Corden and Ruth Jones

 

Christine Gernon

 

Mathew Horne and Joanna Page play the titular characters Gavin and Stacey and the writers star as Smithy and Nessa. Other prominent cast members include Alison Steadman and Larry Lamb, who play Gavin's parents (Pam and Mick), and Melanie Walters and Rob Brydon, who portray Stacey's mother, Gwen, and uncle, Bryn.

 

 

Baby Cow Productions produced the sitcom for BBC Wales. Three series totalling twenty episodes were broadcast from 13 May 2007 to 1 January 2010 on BBC Three and later on BBC One.

 

 

Broadcast on Christmas Day 2009 and New Year's Day 2010, episodes of the final series formed a significant part of the prime-time BBC seasonal programming.

 

 

Gavin & Stacey was acclaimed as a hit breakthrough show for the BBC and was the most nominated show in the 2007 British Comedy Awards. It won several awards, including the British Academy Television Awards (BAFTAs) Audience Award, and the British Comedy Awards Best TV Comedy Award, both in 2008.

According to statista, with nearly 18 million viewers in 2019, Gavin & Stacey is the most-watched comedy in the United Kingdom.

 

 

According to statista and en.wikipedia


Bee (Collect) - WORLDKINGS (Source of photos: Internet)

 

towerWorldKings journeys
islandvilalage
WCSA
ASEAN BOOK OF RECORDSASIA BOOK OF RECORDS
CAMBODIA BOOK OF RECORDSWorld Records University
worldmark