If we had a pound for every cop show we’ve ever watched, instead of slaving away in OTB Towers, we’d currently be lying on a beach earning 20%. Some are good, most are brain-meltingly average and some are quite frankly ridiculous (Midsomer Murders, we’re looking in your direction) but with such a vast genre to take inspiration from, it was only a matter of time before someone created a spoof. Thankfully, that someone was Charlie Brooker and in A Touch of Cloth, he’s created a comedy which pokes fun at police procedurals beautifully. Here’s the trailer..
A Touch of Cloth will be coming to Sky1 later this month..