Articles Tagged 'Mathew Baynton'

The Last Detective

Brit Binge Watching: 10 Little-Seen Brit Gems You Can Stream Online

We all have our favorite British TV programs, whether it be Doctor Who, AbFab, Gavin and Stacey, The IT Crowd, Doc Martin, Black Books, Sherlock, Downton Abbey … (whew, take a breath) the list could go on for ages. But there’s more out there. Lots more. And where is this British treasure trove you ask? These little-seen […]

Dawn French

Dawn French is “Sick With Excitement” Over U.K. Tour

Actress and comedian Dawn French (French and Saunders, The Vicar of Dibley) is gearing up for her first solo tour, which she says will be “somewhere between a monologue, a play, and an autobiographical slideshow,” reports BBC News. She doesn’t hold back when saying she’s, “Sick with excitement.” French is known to perform with writing […]

The Wrong Mans

10 Things So Right About ‘The Wrong Mans’: Interview with Co-Creator Mathew Baynton and Director Jim Field Smith

We had the pleasure to meet up with The Wrong Mans co-creator Mathew Baynton and director Jim Field Smith. The Wrong Mans—a fusion of comedy, action and thriller—revolves around two underachievers, Sam and Phil, played by Baynton and co-creator James Corden. The bumbling office mates find themselves wrapped up in a kidnapping after Sam witnesses […]

Simon Farnaby in ‘Yonderland’ (Photo: Ollie Upton/Sky 1)

WATCH: Trailer For Sky One’s Fantasy Sitcom ‘Yonderland’

If you’ve never seen BBC children’s series Horrible Histories, then you’re missing out on a treat: it’s an informative and hugely entertaining historical sketch show, ostensibly aimed at kids but with a level of sharp wit that makes it just as entertaining for parents (or even for grown-ups without kids who just want to watch it […]

The Wrong Mans

Interview with Hulu’s ‘The Wrong Mans’ Co-creator Mathew Baynton

Co-creators James Corden and Mathew Baynton announced back in October 2012 that the two would be collaborating on a comedy thriller, entitled The Wrong Mans, to start filming in January 2013. Well, it’s June, and post-production has just finished. The show will air on BBC2 in the UK and online via Hulu available Fall 2013. […]

Dawn French and James Corden

Dawn French Is James Corden’s Mum…

…in a new BBC comedy written by James and his Gavin & Stacey co-star Mathew Baynton (he played the magically stupid Deano, as seen in this clip here). The Wrong Mans, which hits British screens later this year, is the story of two men, Phil (James) and Sam (Mathew), who find a ringing phone in the middle […]

Tony Winner James Corden to Star in Hulu Comedy, ‘The Wrong Mans’

James Corden tickled us as Smithy on his co-creation Gavin and Stacey, made us sob between giggles as Craig Owens on Doctor Who, and charmed jaded New York theatergoers in his Tony-winning run in the Broadway farce One Man, Two Guvnors. Now he’s set to conquer another medium, with his new TV comedy The Wrong […]