The League of Gentlemen Specials for BBC Two to Film Next Month
Further details can now be unveiled about what fans can expect. Once again starring Reece Shearsmith, Steve Pemberton and Mark Gatiss, who have written the shows alongside co-creator Jeremy Dyson, filming will begin on the specials next month in Manchester and the Peak District.
After a 15 year absence from television screens, once again the team will be playing dozens of characters, the local denizens of the isolated Northern town of Royston Vasey.
The League of Gentlemen’s radio series, On The Town With The League Of Gentlemen won a silver Sony award 20 years ago this year. The first series of the ground breaking TV series won a BAFTA award, and a Royal Television Society Award, and the prestigious Rose D’Or in Montreux.