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Peter Kay’s Phoenix Nights (Channel 4 2001-2002 with Dave Spikey)

UK / Channel Four – Ovation Ent, & Goodnight Vienna / 12×30 minute episodes / 2001-2002 (First Episode: Sunday 14 January 2001 9.30pm)

Writers: Peter Kay, Dave Spikey, Neil Fitzmaurice / Producer: Mark Herbert, John Rushton / Director: Jonny Campbell

Sitcom. Middle aged Brian Potter attempts to make a success of his northern social club but finds himself beset by problems.

The show grew out of a segment that appeared on That Peter Kay Thing – Kay’s docusoap parody.

cast
PETER KAY as Brian Potter and Max
NEIL FITZMAURICE as Ray
DAVE SPIKEY as Jerry
JANICE CONNOLLY as Holy Mary
STEVE EDGE as Alan
ARCHIE KELLY as Kenny
TOBY FOSTER as Les
BEA KELLY as Marion
TIM HEALY as Mike Fiddler