PG certificateLead Balloon is a Sitcom programme that first aired in 2006 and has been classified a PG certificate.

Lead Balloon is a 4 star programme

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Picture: BBC/Open Mike/Ellis O'Brien

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Lead Balloon (2006)

Rick Spleen is an aspiring comedian who struggles to get decent gigs in order to pursue his career and ends up making ends meet by hosting small corporate events at local venues such as Frozen Goods Awards Evening.

Rick's habitual yet incompetent lying often leads to him often attempting practical tasks himself in order to avoid paying professionals and his partner Mel is a talent agent whose clients are often gaining their 15 minutes of fame which further highlights Rick's failing career.

Genre: Sitcom

Production Year: 2006

4/5 Stars

Classification: PG Certificate

Production Country: UK

Main Cast

Image for Tony GardnerTony Gardner
Tim Bentinck
Catherine Shepherd
Ben Willbond
Image for Antonia Campbell-HughesAntonia Campbell-Hughes
Image for Alex MacQueenAlex MacQueen
Image for Anna CrillyAnna Crilly
Eleanor Matsuura
Lorna Watson
Robbie Jarvis
Nadia Cameron-Blakey
Christopher Goodwin
Simon Greenall
Alex Lowe
Image for Omid DjaliliOmid Djalili
William Hoyland
Ronan Vibert
Bronson Webb
John Biggins