21 episodes

Basic Pitches: Comedians pitch a funny film idea

Basic Pitches jamesgsloan

    • TV & Film
    • 5.0 • 8 Ratings

Basic Pitches: Comedians pitch a funny film idea

    Matthew McAloone: Back To Life

    Matthew McAloone: Back To Life

    Matthew joins James to describe the weird noise he makes during MMA practice, why Jack Bauer provided the background to his early shagging and he also has an epic crime drama he wants the world to hear about. Recorded in LD so my audio quality is wretched but the important thing is Matthew sounds glorious. 

    • 38 min
    Jake Yapp: Fanny's From Mars

    Jake Yapp: Fanny's From Mars

    Writer, Presenter & Comedian Jake Yapp meets James to pitch his movie about petrifying 1970's Celebrity Chef Fanny Cradock. We try to resurrect his flat-gardening-show for BBC3 and why Weddings are in breach of basic Human Rights. It's all here on BAAASSIIIC PIITCCCHES (*end of episode theme tune style)

    • 43 min
    Sean McLoughlin: Herbie vs Sean

    Sean McLoughlin: Herbie vs Sean

    Sean joins James to pitch his 'Herbie' reboot, where the loveable VW Beetle is dragged through the courts in an epic custody battle drama. In the process his own brush with Hollywood comes up, along with unusual washing up methods, tradesmen anxiety and why he can never say his wife's name out loud... 

    • 35 min
    Tez Ilyas: Osman's 9

    Tez Ilyas: Osman's 9

    Tez joins James to discuss his new stand-up special TEZTIFY. He also chats Millican's Law, the only thing worse than a heckler & why stealing the Kohinoor Diamond would make the best heist movie!

    • 40 min
    Boyd Hilton: Carry On Killing

    Boyd Hilton: Carry On Killing

    Heat Magazine's Boyd Hilton joins James to pitch a reboot of an iconic British movie franchise, this time starring Lawrence Fox's penis (in a box). We also debate the greatest film of the decade and re-live Boyds epic Desert Island Discs shout out from Russell T Davies. 

    • 29 min
    Vittorio Angelone: TFL (Take Back The City)

    Vittorio Angelone: TFL (Take Back The City)

    Vittorio joins James to talk comedian hair cuts, ex-girlfriend anxiety, threesome offers & comedian 5-a-side. But his main reason for the meeting is to pitch his Paintball gun thriller set in an apocalyptic London. 

    • 28 min

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