Oct. 2006
30 min.
BBC TWO TV Network

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Lead Balloon (UK)

Jack Dee stars as Rick Spleen, a successful but disillusioned and world-weary stand-up comedian and writer who spends too much time hosting corporate events.

Lead Balloon (UK) Season 2 (2007-2008)

2x01 2 2x01 Giraffe
- When Spleen appears on a game show his actions end up costing a contestant a car. Magda is fed up and considers quitting.
Nov. 15, 2007
2x02 2 2x02 Hero
- When Rick stops somebody from taking their own life he becomes a local hero in the community. Rick is over the moon when a television executive wants to talk to him about his ...
Nov. 22, 2007
2x03 2 2x03 Points
- After being caught driving too fast again Rick realises that if he gets any more points on his license he will be banned. To escape a ban he attempts to get either Mel, Marty ...
Nov. 29, 2007
2x04 2 2x04 Idiot
- When his agent's other client Gina Therese gets her own chat show Rick is jealous. When he is asked to be a guest on the show though he is pleased. Rick is asked by Magda ...
Dec. 06, 2007
2x05 2 2x05 Sick
- Rick is forced to care for the women of the house when they become ill. But, of course, not everything goes to plan.
Dec. 13, 2007
2x06 2 2x06 Debacle
- Rick is a hit when he hosts and performs comedy for a company event.
Dec. 20, 2007
2x07 2 2x07 Rita
- Rick gets a small part in a production which stars a famous American actress. Michael's dad ends up being her biggest fan and Rick tries to get him an autograph.
Dec. 26, 2007
2x08 2 2x08 Lucky
- Rick starts to believe that Marty who writes his material is lacking inspiration. When he receives a call from Hollywood everything is about to change.
Jan. 03, 2008
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