A Bear's Tail
Start Date: July 8th 2005
Format: Comedy show on Channel 4
Character: The Script Writer
Synopsis: Family sitcom starring Leigh Francis as the infamous, foul-mouthed randy talking bear from Bo Selecta. With the help of the scriptwriter that lives under the stairs (Dexter Fletcher), the bear moves in with a sitcom family, the Hennersons – mum Helena (Patsy Kensit), her boyfriend Richard (Sean Pertwee) and her grumpy teenage daughter Lillian (Yasmin Kerr). Other characters include transsexual nosey neighbour Sue Dales, her transsexual friend Dave Ian McCall (Davina McCall), Sue's illegal immigrant lover Ozzy entrepreneur Keith Lemon and film nerd Corey Haim. Also features film and TV spoofs presented by Avid Merrion and Sacha Van Boederhagg (Barunka O'Shaunnessy) on Arachnipuss Television where guests including Dermot O'Leary join Cocknose on Semen Street. Also appearing in the series are Jon Culshaw, Eamonn Holmes and Fiona Phillips, and Bo' Selecta!'s rubber-masked favourites Craig David, Michael Jackson, Stevie Wonder and Mel B.
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Links: Official Bear's Tail website | Bo Selecta fan site | Official Bo Selecta wesbite | Telegraph Article
26th October 2005: A Bear's Tail now available on DVD
A Bear's Tail is now available to buy on DVD, there's more info here.