Scottish comedy Still Game has won a place in BBC1's Christmas line-up, three months after getting its first network outing on BBC2. Glasgow-based indie the Comedy Unit will make a 30-minute festive special of the sitcom, which revolves around two pensioners in a fictional Glasgow suburb. BBC1 controller Peter Fincham has commissioned the special, which will be executive produced by Colin Gilbert for the Comedy Unit and Ewan Angus for the BBC. It will be produced and directed by Michael Hines.
Scottish comedy Still Game has won a place in BBC1's Christmas line-up, three months after getting its first network outing on BBC2. Glasgow-based indie the Comedy Unit will make a 30-minute festive special of the sitcom, which revolves around two pensioners in a fictional Glasgow suburb. BBC1 controller Peter Fincham has commissioned the special, which will be executive produced by Colin Gilbert for the Comedy Unit and Ewan Angus for the BBC. It will be produced and directed by Michael Hines.