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The Miranda star will join BBC1 drama A VERY ENGLISH SCANDAL, which follows the real-life court case that saw Mp Jeremy Thorpe (Hugh Grant) accused of conspiracy to murder.
The grouchy star will play both a fictitious version of himself and the equally grumpy voice in his head in new Sky one sitcom SICK OF IT, which sees him move in with his auntie after a break-up.
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The actor will appear in Channel 4’s HANG UPS, a comedy about a psychiatrist, Richard pitt (Stephen Mangan), whose life is falling apart. David Tennant, Jessica Hynes and Celia Imrie all feature.
A second series of BBC2 comedy CRADLE TO GRAVE, based on Danny Baker’s memoirs, is set to air in December, with peter Kay once again playing Baker’s colourful father, Fred.