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Detectorists wins international Rose d'or award for best sitcom!

DRG comedy Detectorists has won the international Rose d'Or Award 2018 for Sitcom.

Detectorists was shortlisted alongside BBC Three's Anglo-Irish comedy The Young Offenders, Channel 4's royal spoof The Windsors and Magda Macht Das Schon! from Germany's RTL.

Mackenzie Crook writes, directs and stars as Andy, a wannabe archaeologist. Alongside his friend Lance, Andy spends his time in muddy fields with a metal detector and a packed lunch, dreaming of finding that priceless Saxon hoard that will make them rich and cement their place in detecting history. The trouble is, real life just keeps getting in the way. As they embark on a journey of greed, betrayal, rejection and redemption, they may just be hurtling towards Danbury Metal Detecting Club’s greatest ever find.