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The League of Gentlemen

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Comedy Horror Rated: 18+ (TV-MA)1999 - 20174 SeasonsSeries EndedOn: Prime Video Hulu BritBox Tags: Dark Comedy Country: United Kingdom

The League of Gentlemen is a British comedy television series that premiered on BBC Two in 1999. The show is set in Royston Vasey, a fictional town in Northern England based on Bacup, Lancashire. It follows the lives of dozens of bizarre townspeople, most of whom are played by three of the show's four writers—Mark Gatiss, Steve Pemberton, and Reece Shearsmith—who, along with Jeremy Dyson, formed the League of Gentlemen comedy troupe in 1995. The series originally aired for three series from 1999 until 2002 followed by a film in 2005. A three-part revival mini-series was broadcast in December 2017 to celebrate the group's 20th anniversary.The League of Gentlemen featuring Jeremy Dyson and Johnny Leeze has one or more episodes streaming with subscription on Prime Video, streaming with subscription on Hulu, streaming with subscription on BritBox, and 5 others. It's a comedy and horror show with 21 episodes over 4 seasons. The League of Gentlemen is no longer running and has no plans to air new episodes or seasons. It has a high IMDb audience rating of 8.3 (9,097 votes).

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21 episodes (100%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Prime Video, Hulu & BritBox).

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18 episodes (86%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 2 others).

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#1,188 Ranked TV Show

#19 Ranked in TV on BritBox

#27 Ranked in Dark Comedy TV

#97 Ranked in Horror TV

The League of Gentlemen has a high IMDb audience rating of 8.3 (9,097 votes). The show is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.

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Season 1

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Season 01, Episode 01 Welcome To Royston Vasey

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Jan 11, 1999
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Welcome To Royston Vasey Jan 11, 1999 Ben struggles to take in Auntie Val and Uncle Harvey’s incomprehensible house rules, while Martin poses a threat to the precious things in Tubbs and Edward’s Local Shop. At the local job center, Pauline is furious when someone lands an interview without her help. Taxi driver Babs makes middling progress through her sex change.

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Season 01, Episode 02 The Road To Royston Vasey

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Jan 18, 1999
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The Road To Royston Vasey Jan 18, 1999 Royston Vasey's new road is under construction: good news for all the town's inhabitants except Tubbs and Edward won't this bring strangers to the town? Judee is off to Antigua for a luxury holiday; Pauline is holding a workshop in selling the Big Issue (a newspaper for the homeless), and Ben is trying to use the telephone at the Dentons. We meet butcher Hillary Briss, Henry and Ally, the video-viewers and Reverend Bernice, Royston Vasey's outspoken lady vicar.

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Season 01, Episode 03 Nightmare in Royston Vasey

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Jan 25, 1999
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Nightmare in Royston Vasey Jan 25, 1999 An employee working on the new road stumbles into the lair of Edward and Tubbs, breakfast at the Denton's is not what Benjamin was expecting, and a tortoise has an unfortunate encounter with Dr. Chinnery.

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Season 01, Episode 04 The Beast of Royston Vasey

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Feb 1, 1999
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The Beast of Royston Vasey Feb 1, 1999 Chinnery examines the so-called "beast", but has he correctly identified it? Also, the Legz Akimbo Theatre Company arrives to perform a play at the local school.

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Season 01, Episode 05 Love Comes To Royston Vasey

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Feb 8, 1999
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Love Comes To Royston Vasey Feb 8, 1999 Ben tries to escape from the Dentons. Henry and Ally go to the wrong film but try to make the best of it. Geoff gives a very truthful and upsetting speech at Mike's wedding.

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Season 01, Episode 06 Escape From Royston Vasey

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Feb 15, 1999
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Escape From Royston Vasey Feb 15, 1999 - Tubbs & Edward's son David returns. Tubbs is thrilled, but Edward is resentful of his son-especially when he reveals he is responsible for the construction of ""newroad""! - Ben leaves Royston Vasey, taking with him a gift from the Dentons: an itemised bill covering expences incurred during his stay (phone calls, use of toilet tissue, etc). - Ross Reveals that he is really an employee for the Social Services. He has Pauline sacked, forcing her to hand over her pens! - Edward and David have a little chat. Facing away from Tubbs, he tells her that he no longer wants to build the road. Turning around to reveal his pig-nose, he declares ""I want to live locally"". Tubbs deserts David and Edward and leaves the shop. - Ben approaches Tubbs out on the moors, asking if she is local. Tubbs replies ""Yes, I am"", and they both head to the shop. Ben tells Tubbs that his friend who went missing had a pair of shoes just like hers. The credits roll...

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Season 2

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Season 02, Episode 01 Destination: Royston Vasey

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Jan 14, 2000
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Destination: Royston Vasey Jan 14, 2000 The carnival comes to town and Pauline starts at the Restart Room as a jobseeker. Val makes a wish on a magic toad that brings back Benjamin. A nosebleed epidemic breaks out at the circus.

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Season 02, Episode 02 Lust for Royston Vasey

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Jan 21, 2000
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Lust for Royston Vasey Jan 21, 2000 The nosebleed epidemic continues. Pauline gets a new job as an assistant food science operative at Burger Me! Herr Lipp and students arrive on an exchange visit from Diusberg, and the guesthouse closes for a very private function.

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Season 02, Episode 03 A Plague on Royston Vasey

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Jan 28, 2000
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A Plague on Royston Vasey Jan 28, 2000 Pen-obsessed Pauline tackles Ross about her job prospects or lack thereof, and Edward sets a trap to catch a bride for David. Butcher Hilary Briss has a problem with one of his "special" customers.

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Season 02, Episode 04 Death in Royston Vasey

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Feb 4, 2000
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Death in Royston Vasey Feb 4, 2000 Hilary Briss and Maurice take an early walk in the woods to collect a "Special Delivery." Mike, Brian, and Geoff get lost on their way to a plastics convention, and Morris is dealt with.

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Season 02, Episode 05 Anarchy in Royston Vasey

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Feb 11, 2000
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Anarchy in Royston Vasey Feb 11, 2000 Pauline leaves her hostage with Mikey to go in search fo food. Geoff and Brian bury Mike alive, and Tubbs and Edward catch a no-tail. Lee finds that Creme Brulee has reformed without him.

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Season 02, Episode 06 Royston Vasey and the Monster from Hell

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Feb 18, 2000
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Royston Vasey and the Monster from Hell Feb 18, 2000 Roysten Vasey is quarantined as the nosebleed epidemic claims a distinguished victim. The Legz Akimbo Theatre Group comes to town, and there is a wedding at the local shop.

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Season 3

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Season 03, Episode 01 The Lesbian and the Monkey

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Sep 25, 2002
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The Lesbian and the Monkey Sep 25, 2002 springs Pauline from jail--provided she can find evidence to convict Mickey and get him off the Dole.

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Season 03, Episode 02 The One-Armed Man Is King

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Sep 25, 2002
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The One-Armed Man Is King Sep 25, 2002 Lance bribes hospital disc jockey Mike King to arrange an under-the-counter arm transplant. Meanwhile, Glenn and Barry fail miserably in an attempt to recover outstanding debts.

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Season 03, Episode 03 Turn Again Geoff Tipps

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Oct 2, 2002
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Turn Again Geoff Tipps Oct 2, 2002 Geoff is fired from his job and leaves in an attempt to make it as a stand-up comedian in London. There he runs into the Legz Akimbo team and Mike.

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Season 03, Episode 04 The Medusa Touch

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Oct 9, 2002
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The Medusa Touch Oct 9, 2002 Regular Cast: Mark as Alvin Steele / Les McQueen Steve as Daddy / Nancy Glass / Barbara [voice] / Anne Hand Reese as Noel Glass / Judith Buckle / Terry Lollard B&B proprietors Alvin and Sunny invite their weekend 'Sexplorers' to join them in a voyage of auto-erotic discovery - although Alvin would prefer to be at the garden centre. But who is the mysterious femme fatale in the dwarf conifers and what is the secret of the fearsome 'Medusa'? The Ending: Lawrence Llewellyn Bowen is having a fag with his wig off in the backyard of the Windermere when the white van comes crashing through the wall, sending tons of bricks down on him...

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Season 03, Episode 05 Beauty and the Beast (Or, Come into My Parlour)

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Oct 16, 2002
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Beauty and the Beast (Or, Come into My Parlour) Oct 16, 2002 Regular Cast: Mark as Tony / Iris Krell [voice] / Neds / Professor Breastpinch'd Steve as Charlie Hull Reese as Stella Hull / Judee Levinson / Keith Drop CHARLIE & STELLA / MRS LEVINSON: The Hulls' marriage seems to have disintegrated beyond repair and Stella's hooked on playing fruit machines. Meanwhile, Charlie starts working for Judee Levinson at her new beauty salon, the ""Spit and Polish"", doing massages on blindfolded clients, who think it's Judee doing them herself. His healing hands wow the customers, until an old man asks if he can do any ""extras"". Word spreads and the salon is packed with the men of Royston Vasey, blissfully unaware they are being wanked off by Charlie. When Tony comes for one of the ""special massages"", Charlie becomes obsessed with him and falls in love with him, eventually telling Tony he's the masseur with the magic hands. Tony is disgusted and the shit hits the fan: Stella wins big on the fruit machines and jets off overseas, and Judee sacks him.

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Season 03, Episode 06 How The Elephant Got Its Trunk

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Oct 23, 2002
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How The Elephant Got Its Trunk Oct 23, 2002 After a bag is blown out the window of the Charity Shop Vinnie spots it on a country road and sets out in hot pursuit. Papa Lazarou returns and all the series' loose ends are tied up.

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Season 4

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Season 04, Episode 01 Return to Royston Vasey

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Dec 18, 2017
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Return to Royston Vasey Dec 18, 2017 Familiar faces return to Royston Vasey, settling old scores and digging up some old friends - with more bad blood than an abattoir with septicaemia. Reece Shearsmith, Steve Pemberton and Mark Gatiss star in scripts written by themselves and Jeremy Dyson.

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Season 04, Episode 02 Save Royston Vasey

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Dec 19, 2017
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Save Royston Vasey Dec 19, 2017 Royston Vasey is facing a threat more terrible than anything it has faced before - boundary changes that will erase the town from the map forever. The fight to save the community from administrative annihilation comes from unexpected and surprising directions, all of them local.

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Season 04, Episode 03 Royston Vasey Mon Amour

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Dec 20, 2017
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Royston Vasey Mon Amour Dec 20, 2017 The local authorities, the local paper and the local police all play their part as the developing situation in Royston Vasey reaches its earth-shattering climax. Can the genii be put back in the bottle? And what dark forces have been unleashed in the amphibarium?

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