Harry Enfield’s Television Programme

Harry Enfield's Television Programme, 1990 During the late 1980's Harry Enfield had gained recognition, appearing on various shows with his characters Stavros and Loadsamoney.  However it was his character bas...

The Legacy of Reginald Perrin

The Legacy of Reginald Perrin - 1996 The 1990's seemed to love revivals.  The BBC had resurrected the Doctor In The House series and The Liver Birds, now it was the turn of Reginald Perrin. As Leonard Rossi...

One Foot In The Grave

One Foot In The Grave - 1990 Proof that comedy in the 1990's was not just about revivals.  One Foot In The Grave has become one of the all time great British sitcoms. Over an eleven year period between 1990...

The Liver Birds (Revival)

The Liver Birds (Revival), 1996 The 1990's seemed to be marked as a decade of comebacks.  Many popular sitcoms and even comedians from past decades made a comeback in the decade. The Liver Birds had been a ...

Agony Again

Agony Again, 1995 Sequel to the 1970's series 'Agony'.  Fourteen years after the original series ended, Agony Again was offered to the original broadcaster ITV who turned it down.  It was pitched to the BBC as...

Sitting Pretty

Sitting Pretty, 1992 Sitting pretty is a BBC sitcom that aired for thirteen episodes over two series. There was high hopes for the series with the writing talents of John Sullivan and his first sitcom since...
title card to 1990's bbc tv series doctor on top

Doctor At The Top

Doctor At The Top, 1991 Following on from the successful 1970's Doctor At....series, Doctor At The Top was a 1991 attempt at a revival of the popular series. Unfortunately the series was not as well receive...

Billy Connolly’s World Tour Of Scotland

Billy Connolly's World Tour Of Scotland, 1994 Billy Connolly's World Tour Of Scotland was the first in a series of four travelogues the comedian made for the BBC.  The other three covered New Zealand, Australi...
Steve Coogan stars in Coogan's Run

Coogan’s Run

Coogan's Run - 1995 Coogan's Run was the 1995 BBC TV series featuring Steve Coogan as a series of odd characters living in the fictional town of Ottle. It consisted of six self-contained stories, although C...