Hat Trick Productions

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Hat Trick Productions
Type Limited
Industry Television production
Founded 1986 (1986)
Founders
Headquarters London, England, UK
Key people
Website www.HatTrick.com

Hat Trick Productions is a British independent production company that produces television programmes, mainly specialising in comedy.

History[edit]

Hat Trick Productions was founded in 1986 by Rory McGrath, Jimmy Mulville and Denise O'Donohue. Its first commission was Chelmsford 123, a situation comedy for Channel 4.[1] Two years later, Geoffrey Perkins became company director, and helped to produce shows such as Father Ted, Whose Line Is It Anyway? and Have I Got News for You.[2] Perkins left the organisation in 1995, to become head of comedy for BBC Television.[2]

Current programmes[edit]

Former programmes[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Company History About Us". London: Hat Trick Productions. Retrieved 27 May 2010. 
  2. ^ a b "Geoffrey Perkins". The Daily Telegraph. 31 August 2008. Retrieved 27 May 2010. 

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