Sky One book another trip on Avenue 5

As Armando Iannucci’s spaceship-set comedy will return for a second season following a successful debut.

The series, currently airing Tuesday nights at 10pm on Sky One, is set forty years in the future when travelling the solar system is no longer the stuff of sci-fi fantasy, but a booming, multibillion-dollar business.

It stars Hugh Laurie as Avenue 5 Captain Ryan Clark, Josh Gad as billionaire Herman Judd, the mercurial face and name behind Avenue 5 and Zac