John Mcgrellis, Alice Proctor and James Lewis are to appear in Sky One’s new working class Comedy, Brassic. They will feature alongside This Is England star Joe Gilgun, Ripper Street’s Damien Molony and Our Girl’s Michelle Keegan.

The new show, written by Danny Brocklehurst, the writer behind Netflix’s Michael C Hall-fronted thriller Safe and Gilgun himself. It is produced by Calamity Films, the company behind the enormous 2014 hit, Pride, and Renée Zellweger’s forthcoming Judy Garland biopic, Judy.

The story follows is a bunch of “working-class friends finding unconventional ways to win at life in northern suburbia.”

Production on Brassic began in September and it will air on Sky One and NOW TV in the UK and Ireland in 2019.