Here's another show on Viceland (like "Nirvanna
The Show The Band") that I tried to watch, but it's just
not funny. The guys in this show are British, yet not funny
(normally I like British comedies). It's apparently a BBC TV
show about these guys who run a pirate radio station. It
really wants to be "The Office," but it doesn't work.
This is a mockumentary. I really hate that style where
they try to pretend it's real, people act stupid, and
everything is deadpan. It's rarely done well. I couldn't
watch more than half of this show.
"PEOPLE JUST DO NOTHING" premieres THURSDAY, FEB 2
at 10:30PM and is VICELAND's first acquired series
from Fremantle Media International and produced by
Roughcut TV. From executive producer Ash Atalla
("The IT Crowd"), the mockumentary series follows a
hapless crew of social dropouts running an illegal
pirate radio station in West London - 'Kurupt FM.'
Currently shooting its fourth season in the UK for
the BBC, the show launched to critical acclaim with
The Telegraph calling it "Entertaining, and
absolutely of its time" while DigitalSpy.UK hailed
it as "the best British comedy since 'The
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