Exclusive: BBC One has renewed it’s hit comedy series Outnumbered for a fifth season and ordered a forty minute Christmas special, TVWise has learned. The show’s Christmas special will air in December, while the six episode fifth season will air in 2013.
Created by Andy Hamilton and Guy Jenkin, Outnumbered revolves around the daily lives of two parents and their three children who are locked in an unequal battle. The comedy series stars Hugh Dennis, Claire Skinner, Samantha Bond, David Ryall, Tyger Drew-Honey, Daniel Roche and Ramona Marquez. Outnumbered is produced by Hat Trick Productions with Jimmy Mulville and Greg Sharp serving as executive producers.
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