Comedy writer and performer Laurence Howarth appeared in the first episode of Back which aired this week, a new sitcom by Peep Show creators David Mitchell and Robert Webb. Laurence previously worked with the duo when he wrote for their multi-award winning radio show. The first episode saw an unusual and unexpected visitor at the funeral of  a legendary pub landlord, much to the annoyance of his son, who is preparing to take over the family business. Back aired on Channel 4 at 22.00 on the 6th September, you can catch up here.