Bleak Expectations- SERIES THREE
pen and watercolour
Click on the black and white image above to open the MASSIVE colour image in a new window. I drew all the characters from series one and two last year and couldn't resist another picture after series three aired. Bleak Expectations is a BBC radio 4 sitcom by Mark Evans.
1.Mr Benevolent as the 'Ghost of Harvest Festival Past'.
2. Joe Sentimental-Overload, a dying street urchin.
3. Phil Sykes and his dog Countdown who only understands commands in the form of anagrams.
4. The Duke of Chelsea.
5-11. The 7 Bin children returning from adventures in their wardrobe with a dead lion.
12. The Man-Elephant (a freak) and a man-mouse.
13. Ripely Bin in her guise as a professional cock-er-ney.
14. Pippa Biscuit as the Bearded Woman.
15. Harry Biscuit with a beloved swan.
16. Pip Bin with his new best seller.
17-20. Journalist Sourquill, Sir Philip, daughter Lily and grandson.
21. Young Gently Benevolent
22. His sweetheart Sweetly Delightful (pictured here kissing better a sick bird).
23. Miss Christmasham, a mad old person.
24-28. Even younger Gently Benevolent with his mother Lovely Benevolent and his three step-fathers Messers Hardthrasher, Sternbeater and Wackwallop.
29. Mr Benevo-pigeon.
30-37. Inspector Wackwallop, Dr Wackwallop (and his acting troupe), Factory owner Wackwallop- with a five legged dog, Freakshow owner Wackwallop and Bishop Wackwallop.