Mount Pleasant (TV series)

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Mount Pleasant
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Genre Comedy-drama
Created by Sarah Hooper
Written by
  • Sarah Hooper (2011–13)
  • Mark Brotherhood (2012–)
  • Amy Roberts (2014–)
  • Loren McLaughlan (2014–)
Directed by
  • Dewi Humphreys (2011–13)
  • Dominic Leclerc (2011)
  • Dermot Boyd (2012–)
  • Ian Barnes (2012–)
Starring See Cast and characters
Composer(s) Jonathan Whitehead
Country of origin United Kingdom
Original language(s) English
No. of series 6
No. of episodes 52 (list of episodes)
Production
Producer(s)
  • Siobhan Rhodes (2011)
  • Howard Ella (2012–13)
  • Jane Wallbank (2013)
  • Brett Wilson (2013)
  • Serena Cullen (2014–)
Editor(s)
  • Chris Wadsworth (2011–12)
  • Clive Barrett (2011)
  • Jim Hampton (2013–)
Running time 60 minutes (inc. adverts)
Production company(s) Tiger Aspect Productions
Distributor Endemol UK
Release
Original network
Picture format 16:9 (1080i HDTV)
Original release 24 August 2011 (2011-08-24) – present
External links
Official website

Mount Pleasant is a British comedy-drama which first aired on Sky 1 on 24 August 2011.[1] The show moved to Sky Living in 2012, before moving back to Sky 1 in 2015.

Premise[edit]

The show is about the day-to-day life of the main character Lisa, her husband, her dad, as well as neighbours and colleagues. Each episode is an hour long (including adverts) and takes place in various locations, including the cul-de-sac Lisa lives in, her workplace, local pub The Dog and Dart, and more.

Cast and characters[edit]

Main[edit]

Former[edit]

Episodes[edit]

Series Episodes Originally aired
First aired Last aired
1 8 24 August 2011 (2011-08-24) 12 October 2011 (2011-10-12)
2 9 22 August 2012 (2012-08-22) 17 October 2012 (2012-10-17)
Special 23 December 2012 (2012-12-23)
3 8 11 September 2013 (2013-09-11) 30 October 2013 (2013-10-30)
4 8 16 September 2014 (2014-09-16) 4 November 2014 (2014-11-04)
5 8 11 September 2015 (2015-09-11) 30 October 2015 (2015-10-30)
6 10 30 August 2016 (2016-08-30) 1 November 2016 (2016-11-01)

Production[edit]

The series is produced by Tiger Aspect Productions for Sky1. The series is filmed in Hale, Trafford,[3] Chorlton, Manchester, and at The Sharp Project studio in Newton Heath, Manchester. The first series was filmed throughout June 2011. As of 2016, the show has aired six series.

Home media release[edit]

The complete first series of Mount Pleasant was released on DVD on 3 September 2012.[4]

The complete second series of Mount Pleasant was released on DVD on 21 October 2013.[5]

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