The Wire


Graham Duff's Ideal

Writer, comedian, producer and The Wire contributor Graham Duff's television comedy Ideal is set to broadcast its sixth series on BBC3. Ideal follows the exploits of a small time drug dealer, Moz (played by Johnny Vegas) and his circle of friends and professional acquaintances in Salford, UK. In the past, Ideal has featured music from Cyclobe, Nurse With Wound, Wire, Dome and The Fall amongst others. Duff wrote an Epiphany for The Wire June 2010 on Wire's 1979 album 154. The first episode of the new series broadcasts Tuesday, 17 August, 10:30pm on BBC3 digital channel (in the UK only). Check an online trailer here (again, UK only).