warwick davis heads the cast in life's too short

Life’s Too Short Says Ricky Gervais

Life's Too Short, 2011 During the filming of the hit show Extras, Dwarf actor Warwick Davies came up with an idea.  A comedy about a Dwarf.  Working with Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant the idea was develop...
david walliams and matt lucas's hugely popular follow up to little britain was come fly with me

Travelling Abroad?

Come Fly With Me, 2010 The hugely anticipated follow up to Little Britain.  Come Fly With Me was the second outing for comedy duo Matt Lucas and David Walliams. The series was a send up of the airport and a...

The Ultimate Compo Tribute?

Last Of The Summer Wine, It's Never Ten Years, 2008 It was during series 29 that the show chose to pay tribute to it's greatest character - Compo.  Played by Bill Owen, Compo  had been at the contrite of the s...
the cast of the hit bbc radio and tv series goodness gracious me

Goodness Gracious Me

Goodness Gracious Me, 1998 Celebrating 20 years  The show that introduced us to the Kumars.  Goodness Gracious Me was originally aired as a radio series in 1996.  Proving popular it moved to BBC TV two year...

Randall And Hopkirk Re-Made?

Randall And Hopkirk (Deceased) The Re-Make, 2000 How could you mess with a cult classic? Well the BBC did and made quite a good job of it.  In 2000 Randall and Hopkirk returned to our screens on a Saturday nig...
dawn french stars as a number of characters inBen Elton's Happy Familie

Happy Families

Happy Families, 1985 An all star cast line up for this BBC comedy drama from the 1980's. The series was not an enormous ratings success.  Filmed entirely on location and without a laughter track critics wer...

Butterflies Children In Need Special

Butterflies, The Re Union, 2000 Seventeen years after the original series ended. In November 2000, the cast (apart from Michael Ripper who had recently died)  are reunited for a 13-minute episode in aid of BBC...