Feel the Force - brand new six-part comedy
series for BBC TWO
Starts Monday 8 May 2006, 9.30pm
Sally Bobbins (Michelle Gomez) and Sally Frank (Rosie
Cavaliero) are two policewomen. They are the Cagney & Lacey
for the 21st century, but with worse hairstyles. They are the Dukes of Hazzard,
but with car doors that open. They are Dalziel and Pascoe, but with sillier
Their boss is Sergeant Beasley (Leigh Zimmerman), a tall and terrifying woman who finds Frank and Bobbins a constant source of irritation.
Their intentions may be good, but they are too easily distracted,
as well as being accident-prone.
Add to this Frank's unrequited love for
fellow officer PC MacBean and MacBean's secret passion for his partner
PC MacGregor, and it's not difficult to see why our heroes have so
little time for stamping out crime.
Filmed entirely on location in Edinburgh, Feel the Force
is writer Georgia Pritchett's (Smack the Pony, 2DTV) debut comedy series.
Directed by Tristram Shapeero (Green Wing, Peep Show) and
produced by Catherine Bailey (David Cronenberg's Spider).
for BBC are Cheryl Taylor and Alan
Feel the Force is
a Catherine Bailey Limited production for BBC Scotland.