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[01/16/20 - 02:42 PM]
AMC Networks Announces Spring 2020 Premiere Dates for New and Returning Original Series
New highlights include "The Walking Dead: World Beyond" on Sunday, April 12 and "Quiz" on Monday, May 25.

[11/26/19 - 10:33 AM]
2020 Is the "Year of the Rabbit" on IFC
Matt Berry's new comedy premieres Wednesday, February 19 at 10:30/9:30c on the cable channel.

[11/12/19 - 08:59 AM]
Matt Berry Is the Toast of IFC as "Toast of London" Joins the Network's "Slightly Off" After Midnight Line-Up
The series follows the exploits of Steven Toast (Berry), an eccentric, middle-aged actor with a sketchy past who spends more time dealing with his problems off stage than performing on it.

[02/09/19 - 05:35 PM]
AMC Networks Announces Start of Production for New and Returning Series in 2019
Said lineup includes AMC's "The Terror: Infamy," "Lodge 49" and "Dispatches From Elsewhere"; BBC America's "Top Gear" and "Doctor Who"; and IFC's "Year of the Rabbit" and "Sherman's Showcase."

[01/29/19 - 04:10 PM]
Keeley Hawes, Sally Phillips and Jill Halfpenny Join the Cast of "Year of the Rabbit" Starring Matt Berry
The six-episode half-hour series sees BAFTA-winning actor Matt Berry play Detective Inspector Rabbit, a hardened booze-hound cop in Victorian London.

[10/30/18 - 10:00 AM]
IFC Unveils Five New Series in Development for Series Contention
IFC's recently greenlit two new series "Sherman's Showcase" and "Year of the Rabbit," both heading into production in early 2019 and set to air on the network later in the year.

[06/07/18 - 03:03 PM]
IFC to Co-Produce "Year of the Rabbit" with UK's Channel 4 - New Original Comedy Series to Debut in 2019
The new series follows Detective Inspector Rabbit (Matt Berry), a hardened booze-hound who's seen it all, and his hapless, new, by-the-books partner Strauss (Freddie Fox).







YEAR OF THE RABBIT (IFC)
Premieres Wednesday, February 19
BROADCAST HISTORY:
2/19/20 - ???
STATUS:
new this winter (yet to premiere)
TIME SLOT:
wednesdays from 10:30 PM-11:00 PM EST
CURRENT SEASON:
1 (6 episodes)
DESCRIPTION:
(from IFC's press release, November 2019) IFC's new original series Year of the Rabbit follows Detective Inspector Rabbit (Berry), a hardened booze-hound who's seen it all, and his hapless, new, by-the-books partner Strauss (Freddie Fox; Cucumber, Banana). While they're investigating a local murder, the lewd but insightful adoptive daughter (Susan Wokoma; Chewing Gum, Crazyhead) of the chief of police joins them, becoming the country's first female officer. Together, the trio must fight crime while rubbing shoulders with street gangs, crooked politicians, spiritualists, music hall stars and more.
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Alistair Petrie
· Alun Armstrong as Chief Inspector Wisbech
· Ann Mitchell
· Craig Parkinson
· David Dawson
· Freddie Fox as Wilbur Strauss
· Jill Halfpenny as Flora
· Keeley Hawes as Lydia
· Matt Berry as Rabbit
· Matthew Holness
· Paul Kaye as D.I. Tanner
· Sally Phillips as Princess Juliana
· Susan Wokoma as Mabel Wisbech
CREW INFORMATION:
· Andy Riley as CRTR/EP
· Ben Farrell as EP
· Ben Taylor as DIR
· Hannah Mackay as PROD
· Kevin Cecil as CRTR/EP
· Matt Berry as CRTR
· Toby Stevens as EP
GENRE(S):
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· Objective Fiction