Ballot Monkeys

So topical it's not written yet… Starring Ben Miller, Hugh Dennis, Sarah Hadland and Kathleen Rose Perkins. 

Broadcast during the climax of the May 2015 election the highly topical 5 x 30 min sitcom intercuts between the various campaign buses of the four main parties – Conservative, Labour, Liberal Democrat and UKIP.  On each bus, we follow the fortunes of a rich collection of characters; Press officers, line managers, empathy consultants, SPADs, IT wizards, social media monitors, political analysts, interns and even bus drivers – as they crisis manage the latest dramas and developments.

The casting line-up features an array of incredible talent including Ben Miller (Armstrong & Miller), Hugh Dennis (Outnumbered), Sarah Hadland (Miranda), Kathleen Rose Perkins (Episodes), Hattie Morahan (Outnumbered), Andy Nyman (Ghost Stories), Esther Smith (Uncle) and Rhashan Stone (The Smoke.)

Ballot Monkeys is a Hat Trick production, written and created by Andy Hamilton and Guy Jenkin and executive produced by Jimmy Mulville.

Show Info

  • Genre:
    Comedy
  • First Broadcast:
    2015
  • Starring:
    Ben Miller (Armstrong & Miller), Hugh Dennis (Outnumbered), Sarah Hadland (Miranda), Kathleen Rose Perkins (Episodes), Hattie Morahan (Outnumbered), Andy Nyman (Ghost Stories), Esther Smith (Uncle) and Rhashan Stone (The Smoke.)
  • Writers:
    Andy Hamilton and Guy Jenkin
  • Latest Series:
    2015
  • Number of Series:
    5 x 30 min

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