Year of the Rabbit (IFC) -- Season 1

Discussion in 'Now Playing - TV Show Talk' started by rharmelink, Mar 6, 2020.

  1. rharmelink

    rharmelink Active Member

    Nov 30, 2015
    Anyone watching this new half-hour series on IFC? I haven't laughed so hard in a long time. It's about what Monty Python might have done if they had done a series about Sherlock Holmes.

    Year of the Rabbit

    Detective Inspector Rabbit, a dedicated, tough, thick and oft inebriated Victorian copper, sleuths his way across London with his two young partners, a doofy rookie, and a brilliant black policewoman no one ever believes.

    Trailer (which doesn't do it justice):

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  2. Tony_T

    Tony_T Well-Known Member

    Nov 2, 2017
    I have it recorded, but unwatched.

    Matt Berry is very funny.

  3. series5orpremier

    series5orpremier Well-Known Member

    Jul 5, 2013
    I'm watching it and up to date.
  4. OhFiddle

    OhFiddle Active Member

    Dec 10, 2006
    Chicago Burbs
    I'd tried the first episode but it was making me nauseous. It seems to be filmed at a high frame rate and it messes with my head. There was some other British show recently that gave me the same problem. I hope this isn't a trend.
  5. mr.unnatural

    mr.unnatural Well-Known Member

    Feb 2, 2006
    I had been watching Toast of London and saw the trailers for this show so I set up a season pass for it. I love the recurring role of Joseph Merrick as part of the cast. I've become a huge Matt Berry fan ever since I saw What We Do In The Shadows.

    Sadly though, in typical British TV fashion there's only six episodes for season 1 and so far that's all that's aired on the BBC.
  6. Tony_T

    Tony_T Well-Known Member

    Nov 2, 2017

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