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20130327

New comedy by Jim Poyser and Neil Griffiths. Architect Sir Lucian made his name 50 years ago as the most brutal of all brutalists. But times have moved on and so have most of his staff. Those who remain must contemplate escape from a malfunctioning multi-storey car park in Esher and the pure aesthetic of the open sandwich.

Sarah - Laura Solon

Dan - Ben Willbond

Sir Lucian - Geoffrey Whitehead

Rasmus - Ewan Bailey

Tim - Tim Downie

Mayoress - Joanna Brookes

Car Park Attendant - Ben Crowe

Directed by Toby Swift.

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Jim Poyser and Neil Griffiths' comedy series set in a struggling architectural practice. With Sir Lucien's signature brutalist style hopelessly out of fashion, he seeks to overcome his creative block in the spas of Baden-Baden. Unfortunately for Tim, he needs someone to share the experience with.

Directed by Toby Swift.

Sir Lucien's architectural practice is in big trouble. Can a visit to a spa save the day?

Comedy series by Jim Poyser and Neil Griffiths, set in a struggling architectural practice

Jim Poyser and Neil Griffiths' new comedy series set in a struggling architectural practice. With Sir Lucien's signature brutalist style hopelessly out of fashion, he seeks to overcome his creative block in the spas of Baden-Baden. Unfortunately for Tim, he needs someone to share the experience with.

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Brutalist Sir Lucien's staff are left to juggle ambition, principles and scary Americans.

Comedy series by Jim Poyser and Neil Griffiths, set in a struggling architectural practice

Jim Poyser and Neil Griffiths' new comedy series set in a struggling architectural practice. Potentially lucrative contracts involving nuclear power plants, military drone manufacturers and a fracking company leave Matt and his principles in potential meltdown.

Directed by Toby Swift.

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Has Sir Lucien finally found love again after being dumped by the formidable Juanita?

Comedy series by Jim Poyser and Neil Griffiths, set in a struggling architectural practice

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Comedy by Jim Poyser and Neil Griffiths. Sir Lucien's blossoming romance with a French serial divorcee was worrying already. Then the 'men in black' arrive to assess his assets and more besides.

Directed by Toby Swift.

Has Sir Lucien finally found love again after being dumped by the formidable Juanita?

Comedy series by Jim Poyser and Neil Griffiths, set in a struggling architectural practice

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As Sir Lucien pursues a vanity project, Sarah is about to take minimalism to the max.

Comedy series by Jim Poyser and Neil Griffiths, set in a struggling architectural practice

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Comedy by Jim Poyser and Neil Griffiths. 25 years on, Sir Lucien is still bitter about the rejection of his designs for Shakespeare's Globe in reinforced concrete. Finally he's going to do something about it.

Directed by Toby Swift.

As Sir Lucien pursues a vanity project, Sarah is about to take minimalism to the max.

Comedy series by Jim Poyser and Neil Griffiths, set in a struggling architectural practice

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Architects Sarah and Matt journey north in pursuit of an airport contract that will put Sir Lucien and Partners back on the map. Meanwhile Tim tries to buddy up with a TV chef who's fond of the sauce.

Comedy by Jim Poyser with Neil Griffiths.

Arch-Brutalist Sir Lucien founded his architectural practice on a commitment to concrete in all its forms. Fashion has been a cruel mistress and four decades later things are not going well for Sir Lucien and his team of loyal-ish employees.

Sir Lucien.... Geoffrey Whitehead
Sarah.... Anna Crilly
Matt.... Dominic Coleman
Tim.... Alex Carter
Murray.... Peter Forbes
Noel.... David Hounslow
Ella.... Rhiannon Neads

Director: Toby Swift

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in February 2015

Comedy set in a failing, flailing architectural practice, starring Geoffrey Whitehead.

Comedy series by Jim Poyser and Neil Griffiths, set in a struggling architectural practice

Architects Sarah and Matt journey north in pursuit of an airport contract that will put Sir Lucien and Partners back on the map. Meanwhile Tim tries to buddy up with a TV chef who's fond of the sauce. Comedy by Jim Poyser with Neil Griffiths.

Directed by Toby Swift

Arch-Brutalist Sir Lucien founded his architectural practice on a commitment to concrete in all its forms. Fashion has been a cruel mistress and four decades later things are not going well for Sir Lucian and his team of loyal-ish employees.

Sir Lucien....Geoffrey Whitehead
Sarah....Anna Crilly
Matt....Dominic Coleman
Tim....Alex Carter
Murray....Peter Forbes
Noel....David Hounslow
Ella....Rhiannon Neads

Comedy series by Jim Poyser and Neil Griffiths, set in a struggling architectural practice

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Matt and Tim are dispatched to Watford to restyle a Premier League footballer's mansion.

Meanwhile Sir Lucien must negotiate a press interview without putting his foot in it.

Comedy by Jim Poyser with Neil Griffiths.

Sir Lucien.... Geoffrey Whitehead
Tim.... Alex Carter
Sarah.... Anna Crilly
Matt.... Dominic Coleman
Danny.... Richie Campbell
Sean.... Jude Akuwudike
John.... Ian Conningham
Computer Caddie/Tony.... Sam Dale

Director: Toby Swift

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in February 2015.

Comedy set in a struggling architects' office starring Geoffrey Whitehead.

Comedy series by Jim Poyser and Neil Griffiths, set in a struggling architectural practice

Matt and Tim are dispatched to Watford to restyle a Premier League footballer's mansion. Meanwhile Sir Lucien must negotiate a press interview without putting his foot in it. Comedy by Jim Poyser with Neil Griffiths.

Directed by Toby Swift.

Sir Lucien....Geoffrey Whitehead
Tim....Alex Carter
Sarah....Anna Crilly
Matt....Dominic Coleman
Danny....Richie Campbell
Sean....Jude Akuwudike
John....Ian Conningham
Computer Caddie/Tony....Sam Dale

Comedy set in a failing, flailing architectural practice, starring Geoffrey Whitehead.

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Matt's got a problem with a turret, Sarah's got the clients from hell, Sir Lucien's got family trouble and Tim just got off with his old biology teacher.

Just a regular day at Sir Lucien and Partners.

Comedy by Jim Poyser with Neil Griffiths.

Sir Lucien.... Geoffrey Whitehead
Tim.... Alex Carter
Sarah.... Anna Crilly
Matt.... Dominic Coleman
Jemima.... Hannah Genesius
Bob.... David Acton
Jane.... Jane Slavin
Dave.... Stephen Critchlow

Director: Toby Swift

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in February 2015.

Comedy set in an architectural practice desperate to stay in business.

Comedy series by Jim Poyser and Neil Griffiths, set in a struggling architectural practice

Comedy by Jim Poyser with Neil Griffiths. Matt's got a problem with a turret, Sarah's got the clients from hell, Sir Lucien's got family trouble and Tim just got off with his old biology teacher. Just a regular day at Sir Lucien and Partners.

Directed by Toby Swift.

Sir Lucien....Geoffrey Whitehead
Tim....Alex Carter
Sarah....Anna Crilly
Matt....Dominic Coleman
Jemima....Hannah Genesius
Bob....David Acton
Jane....Jane Slavin
Dave....Stephen Critchlow

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in February 2015.

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Sir Lucien casts aside his hopes of Brutalism returning to fashion and decides to go into house building. His loyal team must follow...negotiating marshland, unexploded bombs and homicidal relatives en route. By Jim Poyser with Neil Griffiths.

Directed by Toby Swift.

Sir Lucien casts aside his hopes of Brutalism returning to fashion and decides to go into house building.

His loyal team must follow...negotiating marshland, unexploded bombs and homicidal relatives en route.

Sir Lucien.... Geoffrey Whitehead
Tim.... Alex Carter
Sarah.... Anna Crilly
Matt.... Dominic Coleman
Lucy.... Jane Slavin
Darvo/Council Receptionist.... Ian Conningham

Director: Toby Swift

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 2015.

Comedy starring Geoffrey Whitehead as the head of a team of dysfunctional architects.

Comedy series by Jim Poyser and Neil Griffiths, set in a struggling architectural practice

Sir Lucien....Geoffrey Whitehead
Tim....Alex Carter
Sarah....Anna Crilly
Matt....Dominic Coleman
Lucy....Jane Slavin
Darvo/Council Receptionist....Ian Conningham