Griff Rhys Jones joins FutureTX


Griff Rhys Jones - with directors Tim Clague & Danny Stack

We've just wrapped on the scenes starring Griff Rhys Jones. He plays dual roles in Future TX, meaning we get even more Griff on screen!


Directors Danny Stack and Tim Clague commented, "We’re massive Griff Rhys Jones fans - we grew up watching him, and his work across film & TV has been a big inspiration to us over the years. We’re naturally delighted to have him involved in Future TX and he fitted in perfectly to the exciting style of this sci-fi family movie".


Griff is a legend of the UK comedy scene in the television sketch shows 'Not the Nine O’clock News' and 'Alas Smith and Jones', which ran for 14 years.  Since coming to national attention in the 1980’s he has gone on to develop a career as a television presenter as well as continuing with his acting work.  In 1984 Griff was bestowed with the privilege of receiving the Laurence Olivier Theatre Award in 1984 for Best Comedy Performance in Charley’s Aunt and in 1994 for Best Comedy Performance in An Absolute Turkey. Griff has taken on various roles in TV such as Agatha Christie’s Marple, Ordinary Lies and more recently Murder on the Blackpool Express.

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