BBC4 announces air date for cult US show Parks and Recreation

The comedy mockumentary, starring Amy Poehler and Rashida Jones, will air in the UK on 6 March

US mockumentary Parks and Recreation is to air on BBC4 on 6 March.


The comedy, from Greg Daniels and Michael Shur, the makers of The Office: An American Workplace, follows the staff of a small government department as they try to make their city a better place.

Amy Poehler, who presented this year’s Golden Globes alongside Tina Fey, plays Leslie Knope, a perky official at the Parks and Recreation department of a fictional town in Indiana.

Rashida Jones (I Love You Man and The Social Network) also stars, alongside Aziz Ansari, Nick Offerman, Aubrey Plaza, Chris Pratt and Jim O’Heir.



Watch a trailer for Parks and Recreation: