Nick Hancock presents new fishing series from SMG Productions
Nick Hancock is the presenter of SMG Productions’ new ten-part series, which brings the
The series, which will go out on stv and Discovery Real Time early in 2007, will follow six would-be anglers, from all walks of life and all levels of experience, for two intensive weeks of fishing in a remote part of North West of Scotland. Here, some of the best fishing coaches in the
Comedian and fishing fanatic Nick Hancock – former presenter of Room 101 and They Think It’s All Over – will be overseeing all the angling activity.
Nick Hancock says: “
He continues: “The students are all fantastic and I enjoyed watching them develop their fishing skills during the course of filming. And as a huge fishing enthusiast, it was great to combine my hobby with TV presenting!”
Elizabeth Partyka, MD of SMG Productions said: “We’re confident that
Derrick Thomson, Director of Programmes at stv added: “This is a fantastic project, bringing together a varied group of people all with a great passion for fishing. Nick Hancock’s Fishing School will be a great mix of comedy, drama and fishing which viewers will be hooked on.”
The series was filmed in Scourie, Sutherland, during September and October 2006.
The series will transmit on Discovery Real Time later in 2007.