Little Britain USA
Little Britain USA is an
American spinoff of the successful British BBC television series,
As in the British series, the show focuses on characters played by Matt Lucas
and David Walliams and features many established characters such as Daffyd
Thomas, Sebastian Love, Marjorie Dawes and Vicky Pollard
but also includes new characters.
Simon Fuller is
understood to have been approached by Matt Lucas and David Walliams to develop
the show for a U.S. audience. According to a spokesman, Simon is a great fan of
The six-part first season started filming in March 2008 in
Wilmington, North Carolina. HBO showed the first episode of the season in the
United States on 28 September 2008; The Movie Network broadcast it in Canada the
same day, followed by BBC One on 3 October in the UK.
The first episode attracted 540,000 viewers in the US and 4.7 million
viewers in the UK.
The second episode, when shown in the UK, attracted 4.23 million
The third episode shown in the UK attracted 4.67 million viewers.
The fourth episode shown in the UK attracted 3.65 million viewers.
Michael Patrick Jann and David Scwimmer
Larry Brezner (executive producer),
Maximillian D. Day (associate produce),
Michael Patrick Jann (executive producer), Stephanie Laing (producer) and Simon
Fuller (executive producer).
Matt Lucas and David Walliams
Matt Lucas - Various Roles
David Walliams - Various Roles
Brett Gentile - Waiter
Brad Grunberg - Tony 'Fat Fighters'
Peggy Miley - Anna 'Fat Fighters'
Leslie Berger - Fat Fighter
Julie Brister - Fat Fighter
Stevie Mack - Fat Fighter
Geraldine James - Celia
John Richard Petersen - Fat Fighter
Sheila Hill - Reporter
Robert Seay - First Officer
Mary Katherine White - Camper
Jim Lau - Chinese President
Sting - Himself
Harry Linnix - President of America
Paul Rudd - President of France
Rosie O'Donnell - Fat Fighter
Sarah Chalke - Fat Fighter
Melissa Ponzio - Barbara
Amy Tipton - Mommy