Rick Bacon: Cuckoo

Date - 8 October, 2012, All News Comedy Television

Catch up with the opening episode of Cuckoo, where Rick Bacon plays 
Sam: BBC iPlayer. The first episode of BBC Three’s Cuckoo began with over a million viewers, becoming the channel’s most-watched comedy launch.

Cuckoo stars Saturday Night Live stalwart Andy Samberg and British comedy giant Greg Davies. The new comedy is about a doting set of parents Ken (Greg Davies) and Lorna (Helen Baxendale) whose daughter Rachel comes home from her year out travelling with the most inappropriate annoying and obnoxious husband, Cuckoo (Andy Samberg). He’s a self professed Guru who thinks everyone should listen to him and then their lives would be better.


Rick Bacon's extensive screen credits include Alabama, Da Vinci's Demons, The Poison Tree, Cuckoo, The Silent and The Damned for Mammoth Screen, The Bible, New Tricks, The Queen, Being Human, The Canterbury Tales, The Last Flight to Kuwait, The Guilty, Downton Abbey and the award winning Cape Of Good Hope.

On stage he has worked for The Salisbury Playhouse, Northampton Royal and Derngate and Nottingham Playhouse.

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