The cast of Cuckoo

The premiere of a hit comedy series will be screened in Lichfield.

The cast of Cuckoo

BBC Three series Cuckoo, which is set in Lichfield, will preview two episodes from the new run at the Garrick tomorrow June 13.

Stars Greg Davies, Helen Baxendale, Esther Smith, Tyger Drew-Honey and Kenneth Collard will be attending the screening, along with more than 500 fans who applied for tickets via the BBC website.

Karen Foster, the Lichfield Garrick’s executive director said: “I’m delighted that the stars of the Lichfield-based television series, Cuckoo, will be visiting their local theatre to launch the new series.

“Local people as well as visiting fans of the show will get the red carpet treatment at Lichfield’s thriving entertainment venue and we hope that many will come back for our comedy events throughout the year.”

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