We Are Not Alone

From Ghosts to aliens: Laurence Rickard and Ben Willbond discuss new UKTV comedy We Are Not Alone

We Are Not Alone: Laurence Rickard, Lolly Adefope and Ben Willbond at We Are Not Alone screening and Q&A

Writers and stars Laurence Rickard and Ben Willbond of Ghosts and Horrible Histories fame took part in an RTS preview and Q&A for their latest comedy, We Are Not Alone. In the November ­session, they touched on the joy of creative freedom, resisting the temptation to cast themselves in plum roles, and shooting during the pandemic.

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We Are Not Alone


Dave, 9.00pm

Set six weeks after aliens have conquered Earth, this new comedy from Ghosts stars Laurence Rickard and Ben Willbond interrogates the absurdities of humankind through the eyes of their new masters, the Gu'uns, be it capitalism, nuclear weapons or a cup of tea.