Dave’s new fantasy comedy series Zapped will premiere on Thursday October 13th at 9:40pm, it has been announced.
Zapped follows Brian Weaver, an online data marketing assistant, who finds himself abruptly transported to a parallel world. After finding the local pub, he meets the owner, Herman, and a handful of regulars. Brian is desperate to get home, and his new acquaintances are no help at all. Instead he finds himself being sucked into a fantasy world he doesn’t understand.
The three-parter is produced by Black Dog Television and Baby Cow Productions and stars James Buckley (The Inbetweeners), Sharon Rooney (My Mad Fat Diary), Paul Kaye (Game Of Thrones), Ken Collard (Cuckoo) and Louis Emerick (Benidorm). Steve Coogan guest stars. Dan Gaster, Will Ing and Paul Powell penned the scripts. Baby Cow co-founder Steve Coogan and UKTV’s Senior Commissioning Editor Simon Lupton executive produce.
TVWise’s UK Premiere Dates page has been updated with this new information.