"Watson & Oliver" is a comedy sketch series featuring the talents of Lorna Watson and Ingrid Oliver, and is filmed in front of a live studio audience. Best friends since school, Lorna Watson and Ingrid Oliver are well known on the live comedy circuit. They have had three consecutive sell-out Edinburgh Festival shows and appeared in a wealth of comedies such as the BAFTA winning Peep Show, The IT Crowd and We Are Klang.
Characters include the Georgian ladies, Jean and Lou in their prison sketch, and Wills and Kate reminiscing about their wedding day. Guest stars for the series include: John Barrowman, BAFTA winner Daniel Rigby, Adrian Scarborough, Sophie Thompson, Felicity Montagu, Hugo Speer, Colin Salmon and Perry Benson.
Status: Airing Season 2
Premiere: February 20, 2012
Genre: Comedy | Sketch/Improv
Network: BBC TWO (United Kingdom)
Airs: Thursday at 10:00 pm (BST)
Runtime: 30 Minutes
Season 2 -- 6 Episodes
2x01 -- Apr 25, 2013 -- A realistic cookery programme shows how to bin your burnt dinner and order a take-away; two policewomen get a bit too musical; a prime minister comes up with the ultimate excuse to duck out of a boring dinner; and there's wall-to-wall cakes and cockney mums in a loving re-creation of Call the Midwife.
2x02 -- May 02, 2013 -- This week we meet a forgetful spy; two very competitive old ladies; supermarket shopping with a Brazilian carnival dancer; and how to get hold of a proper cup of tea.
2x03 -- May 09, 2013
2x04 -- May 16, 2013
2x05 -- May 23, 2013
2x06 -- May 30, 2013