Call the Midwife will get a glittering make-over as four of its stars take to the dancefloor to compete in the Strictly Come Dancing special for BBC Children in Need. Later in the evening the cast of EastEnders will travel back in time for a vintage Hollywood-style musical performance.
The six part series, produced by Atomized Entertainment, launches on 2nd November exclusively on All 4 for Channel 4’s unique digital Shorts platform.
My Pop-up Restaurant follows six aspirational home cooks from across the UK, who dream of becoming professionals as they open up their very own supper clubs. The passionate amateur cooks will as part of the programme be creating a menu and charging guests to attend their supper club, putting their culinary skills to the ultimate test.
The show’s ambitious chefs include Matt Adlard AKA “The Bare Chest Baker” who, inspired by his father’s Michelin star success, is looking to launch his own culinary career; Arshad Damree who is keen to promote his native Mauritian cuisine and health and food blogger Pamela Bustard.
The first series of Inside No 9 was garlanded with praise and won two major prizes at the Banff World Media Festival and another from the Royal Television Society. It was also nominated for a BAFTA award for its screenplays, as well as for two British Comedy Awards. The second series made a similar impact with widespread acclaim.
Guest stars in previous films have included Gemma Arterton, Denis Lawson, Sheridan Smith, Timothy West, Anna Chancellor, David Warner, Alison Steadman, Tamsin Greig, Jane Horrocks, Jack Whitehall and many others and the third series promises to raise the bar ever higher.