Nicola Whitehead – Envy Business Development Manager said: “We are thrilled to be involved in the post for the second year running with the BBC Comedy Shorts, they are little gems which the whole team have great fun working on.”
Sketch duo Lazy Susan – Freya Parker and Celeste Dring – bring their “hilarious and twisted world view” to the television.
Their 10 minute show will feature new creations alongside some of their best-loved characters from their stage shows; such as Megan and Michaela who just ‘don’t want any drama tonight’ and Thomas and Sandrine the ‘whimsical French woman, written by a man who’s never met a woman’.
Lolly Adefope plays Dolly Adesina, an actress on the verge of super-stardom and a self-described ‘black Jennifer Lawrence’, is on the way to the London premiere of her first Hollywood film. During the journey, she finds out she’s trending on Twitter, but for all the wrong reasons – putting her career in jeopardy…
Sorry explores the ideas of intent, regret and redemption, and asks the question: ‘who gets a second chance?’
Lazy Susan and Sorry will be available on BBC iPlayer from Thursday 25th July.
Sorry will air on BBC Two, Sunday (28th July) at 10:15pm with Lazy Susan airing the following week.
Commissioned by Kate Daunton @ BBC Comedy who was acting Head of Comedy and produced by Tiger Aspect.