We Are Klang

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We Are Klang
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Directed by Ben Kellett
Starring Greg Davies
Steve Hall
Marek Larwood
Country of origin United Kingdom
Original language(s) English
No. of series 1
No. of episodes 6 (List of episodes)
Production
Location(s) Klangbury
Camera setup Multi-camera
Running time 29 minutes
Broadcast
Original channel BBC Three
Picture format 16:9 (SDTV)
Audio format Stereo
Original run 30 July 2009 (2009-07-30) – 3 September 2009 (2009-09-03)

We Are Klang is a three-piece sit-com group consisting of comedians Greg Davies, Steve Hall and Marek Larwood. Klang are noted for their anarchic and frequently rude comedy.[1]

The TV version of their act began airing on BBC Three on 30 July 2009 and was partly filmed on location in Stalybridge, eight miles east of Manchester. A pilot of their new variety show, "The Klang Show," aired on 16 August 2010 on BBC Three.

Cast[edit]

  • Greg Davies as Greg, Deputy Mayor of Klangbury
  • Marek Larwood as Marek, Minister Without Portfolio
  • Steve Hall as Steve, Head of Health and Safety
  • Debbie Chazen as the Mayor of Klangbury
  • David Ward as Leslie, the Mayor's assistant
  • Lorna Watson as Barbara the news reporter
  • Ainsley Harriott as himself in one episode
  • Sally Harrison as Marek's mother

Davies, Larwood and Hall also play numerous other characters during the show.

Awards[edit]

Their 2004 Edinburgh Festival Fringe show picked up a Spirit of the Fringe award and they were nominated at the 2006 if.comedy Awards (the one year the award went under that name), for their show Klangbang.

Nominated in the 2007 Chortle Awards for both 'Best Sketch, Variety or Character Act' and 'Best Full-Length Show' (for Klangbang).[2]

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