All posts tagged 'Kate & Koji'

ITV Sets Premiere Date For ‘Kate & Koji’

ITV's new comedy series Kate & Koji (formerly known as Kate And Kolo) will premiere on Wednesday March 18th at 8pm, it has been announced.

Blake Harrison & Barbara Flynn Join ITV Comedy ‘Kate & Koji’; Meera Syal To Guest Star

ITV has rounded out the cast for Kate & Koji (formerly known as Kate And Kolo). Blake Harrison (A Very English ScandalWorld On Fire) and Barbara Flynn (Pat & CabbageDeath In Paradise) have been tapped to star opposite Brenda Blethyn and Jimmy Akingbola in the six episode studio sitcom. Additionally, Meera Syal (The Split, Goodness Gracious Me) will guest star.

ITV Orders Comedy Series ‘Kate And Kolo’ Starring Brenda Blethyn & Jimmy Akingbola

Despite recent comments from Kevin Lygo, ITV is giving scripted comedy on the main channel yet another shot. The broadcaster has ordered Kate And Kolo, a six episode studio sitcom starring Brenda Blethyn (Vera) and Jimmy Akingbola (In The Long Run). Kate And Kolo follows Kate (Brenda Blethyn), a working-class woman who runs an old-fashioned café in a neglected seaside town and who develops a strong, if sometimes volatile, friendship with Kolo (Jimmy Akingbola), an asylum-seeking African doctor.