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Stephen Fry, Rob Brydon join 'This Is Jinsy' series two

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Stephen Fry, Sir Derek Jacobi, Rob Brydon and Olivia Colman will appear in the second series of This Is Jinsy.

The surreal comedy series - created by stars Chris Bran and Justin Chubb - will return to Sky Atlantic in summer 2013.

Angela Curran, Tim Downie, Lizzie Roper, David Mounfield & Emma Kennedy as the Jinsy Island Residents in This Is Jinsy (EP7)

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The series two premiere will see Maven (Chubb) and Sporall (Bran) joined by a host of new characters, including tweedy professor Dr. Bevelspepp (Fry) and the sinister Jennitta Bishard (Greg Davies).

Later episodes will introduce flamboyant psychic Madame Astralina (Katy Brand) and school-mistress Miss Penny (Dame Eileen Atkins).

Ben Miller will play the dual role of the Chief Accountant of Jinsy and his buck-toothed accountant daughter Berpetta.

Additional cast additions include Sir Derek Jacobi as Jinsy's eldest resident Robune Barnatty, Stephen Mangan as Mr Lovely - owner of Mr Lovely's Lovely Jumper Shop, Rob Brydon as singing sensation Rex Camalbeeter, Phil Davis as Roley Jenkins and Olivia Colman as his wife Joan.

The first series of This Is Jinsy aired in late 2011 and was nominated for a British Comedy Award in December.

> This Is Jinsy lands second season on Sky Atlantic in 2013
> This Is Jinsy: First look at Sky Atlantic's new comedy - Video

Watch a trailer for the first series of This Is Jinsy below:

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