Trivia



Trivia about the hit BBC3 comedy This Country featuring nuggets of information about the cast, characters, locations and episodes.

  • Filmed in Northleach.
  • Filming for series 1 completed within 3 weeks.
  • First aired 8th February 2017.
  • Series 2 first aired 26th February 2018.
  • Daisy May Cooper and Charlie Cooper are siblings in real life.
  • Paul Cooper who plays Martin Mucklowe is Daisy and Charlie’s father in real life.
  • Trevor Cooper who plays Len is Paul Cooper’s brother and Daisy and Charlie’s uncle in real life.
  • Daisy May Cooper does the voice for Kerry’s Mum.
  • When looking for Rob Robinson on the tea towel, pictures of Kerry and Kurtan can be seen.
    However, Kurtan’s name is missing.
  • The Vicar’s favourite tv show is Midsomer Murders. Trevor Cooper (Len) appeared in an episode of Midsomer Murders (Birds of Prey as Sean Moorcroft)
  • In Episode 2 (Mandy), Kerry mentions that Kurtan was obsessed with finding out what happened to the cast of The Queen’s Nose. Trevor Cooper (Len) appeared in an episode of The Queen’s Nose as a security officer.
  • In the episode Threatening Letters, when the cast read the letters, that is the very first time they had seen them.
  • Daisy May Cooper was pregnant during the filming of series 2.
  • Daisy May Cooper has previously appeared in episodes of Doc Martin and The Wrong Mans.
  • In the episode Minor Injuries, Mandy’s slap to Kurtan was improvised.
  • The song ‘Good Guy’ by The Nice Guys was performed by Paul Chahidi. The music was created by Sam Bryant and director Tom George wrote the lyrics.
  • 2018 – Won 3 Royal Television Society awards for Best Scripted Comedy, Best Comedy Performance and Best Comedy Writer.
  • 2018 – Daisy and Charlie won a BAFTA TV Craft award for Breakthrough Talent.
  • Paul and Charlie Cooper support Fulham FC.
  • The real Keepers Arms is located in Quenington.

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