The first season of NBC’s comedy series Parks and Recreation will receive its UK premiere on BBC Four on Wednesday March 27th, with a double-bill, it has been announced.
Parks and Recreation was created by Greg Daniels and Michael Schur and follows Leslie Knope, the deputy director of the Parks and Recreation department of the local government of Pawnee, Indiana. The series follows Leslie as she tries her best to deliver for the local community despite the best efforts of her boss, Ron Swanson, who is opposed to government and does his best to undermine government work at every turn. The comedy series, which is currently airing its fifth season on NBC in the US, stars Amy Poehler, Rashida Jones, Aziz Ansari, Nick Offerman, Aubrey Plaza, Paul Schneider, Chris Pratt, Adam Scott, Rob Lowe, Jim O’Heir and Retta. In the opening episode of the show’s second season, titled Pawnee Zoo, Leslie causes an uproar while trying to promote the local zoo.
TVWise’s UK Premiere Dates page has been updated with this new information.