Brand new comedy Chickens will make it’s debut this month on Sky 1 HD.
Written and starring Simon Bird, Jonny Sweet and Joe Thomas, Chickens is a six part series set in the First World War
The story focuses around three young men left behind in the world of women as the Nation’s heroes are fighting the good fight on foreign soil.
Barry Humphries will make a return to British television in a recurring guest role as Mr Armstrong, the headmaster at the local school. Mr Armstrong thinks George (Thomas), Cecil (Bird) and Bert (Sweet) are beneath contempt but, with no other men to talk to, he takes great joy in letting them know just how pathetic he thinks they are.
The three boys have to take the wrath of the entire village, and they try to be accepted back into society.
Chickens will air on Sky 1 HD and Sky 1+ 1 from Thursday 22nd August 2013 at 9.30pm.