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.
- Charlie Cooper – @charliecooper11
- Paul Cooper – @Itsmygameblog
- Trevor Cooper – @Hatmangooner
- Michael Sleggs – @Michael_Sleggs
- Paul Chahidi – @PaulChahidi
- Ashley McGuire – @AshleyMcGuire_
- Jimmy Walker – @danieljameswalk