TV Series created by Ben Elton

Upstart CrowUpstart Crow
BBC Two, 2016 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy, Drama, History | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.8/5

Upstart Crow is a six-part series about the early career of William Shakespeare. David Mitchell stars as the Bard, alongside Harry Enfield, Paula Wilcox, Liza Tarbuck and Gemma Whelan. The series is part of the BBC Shakespeare Festival and explores Shakespeare's life and work as he begins his career.

The Thin Blue LineThe Thin Blue Line
BBC One, 1995 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy, Crime
Rating: 2.5/5

The Thin Blue Line is a British TV sitcom about mishaps at a police station in an English hamlet. The show's main character is the charming and funny Inspector Fowler. Fowler's CID foil is Inspector Grim, who is portrayed as a bumbling, seething idiot. The show explores the humorous side of police work and features a talented ensemble cast.

The Young OnesThe Young Ones
BBC Three, 1982 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy
Rating: 5/5

Four students share a dilapidated house: Rick is a self-proclaimed Marxist anarchist and Cliff Richard fan, Vyvian is the scientific experimenter, Neil is the anxious hippie, and Mike is the ladies' man. The Young Ones is a British sitcom that follows the misadventures of the four housemates as they navigate university life and clash with each other's personalities.