Armstrong and Miller (TV series)

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For the BBC series, see The Armstrong and Miller Show.
Armstrong and Miller
Format Sketch comedy
Starring Alexander Armstrong
Ben Miller
Country of origin United Kingdom
Original language(s) English
No. of series 4
No. of episodes 27
Production company(s) Absolutely Productions
Broadcast
Original channel Paramount Comedy Channel (1997)
Channel 4 (1999–2001)
Original run 5 February 1997 (1997-02-05) – 23 February 2001 (2001-02-23)
Chronology
Followed by The Armstrong and Miller Show

Armstrong and Miller is a comedy sketch television show that aired between 1997 and 2001 featuring Alexander Armstrong and Ben Miller, known together as Armstrong and Miller. Following a series on the Paramount Comedy Channel in 1997, a further two were made for Channel 4.

The duo moved to BBC One in 2007 with The Armstrong and Miller Show.

Television show[edit]

Four series of the show have been made by Absolutely Productions. The first series, shown on the Paramount Comedy Channel, had six episodes and the subsequent series, all first shown on Channel 4, consisted of seven episodes. The second series was immediately repeated on the Paramount Comedy Channel after its initial broadcast.

The fourth series of the show was released on DVD in the UK in 2006.

Armstrong and Miller returned and made a new sketch show called The Armstrong and Miller Show. It fared better with critics and fans[citation needed]. The BBC filmed a pilot and a series was commissioned in 2006. The first BBC series was shown on BBC 1 in 2007, and the second series was shown in 2009.

In November 2010 the third series was shown in the UK on Saturday nights.

Chronology[edit]

Series Start and end dates Channel
1 5 February – 12 March 1997 Paramount Comedy Channel
2 10 November 1997 – 5 January 1998 Channel 4
2 (repeat) 7 January – 11 February 1998 Paramount Comedy Channel
3 13 August – 17 September 1999 Channel 4
4 12 January – 23 February 2001 Channel 4

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