Rik Mayall Presents…

Rik Mayall Presents...1993 Rik Mayall Presents..was a generic title given to a number of one off dark comedies that were screened over two series between 1993 and 1995.Mayall of course had become a househo...

Mr Bean – The Original Series

Mr Bean - The Original Series, 1990 Mr Bean was the award winning television comedy that comprised 14 half-hour episodes broadcast over five years.Rowan Atkinson developed the character whilst at Universit...

Married For Life

Married For Life, 1996 Married For Life was a UK remake of the hit US sitcom: Married With Children.A joint production between Central Television and Columbia Pictures Television, it ran for one series of ...

Days Like These

Days Like These, 1999 Like Brighton Belles before it Days like these was another failed attempt to recreate a successful American sitcom.Broadcast on Fridays at 8.30pm thirteen episodes were made.  Unfortu...

Brighton Belles

Brighton Belles, 1993 Brighton Belles was a short lived ITV sitcom that was based on the hit American show "The Golden Girls"After a pilot episode broadcast in March, 1993 a series of six episodes followed...

Beadle’s About !

Watch Out ! ....Beadle's About ! 1986 After Game For A Laugh, the presenters went onto other projects, perhaps one of the most popular was Jeremy Beadle's Saturday Nigh Classic: Beadles About.The show was ...

The Big Freeze

The Big Freeze, 1993 The Big Freeze is a 1993 short TV Movie written and directed by Eric Sykes.In a similar vein to The Plank and other Sykes directorial vehicles, the film is a silent comedy featuring an...
joe mc gann stars alongside honour blackman in tv comedy the upper hand

The Upper Hand

The Upper Hand - 1990 Adapted from an American sitcom, Who's The Boss ? The Upper Hand made it's TV debut in 1990.  It ran for seven series totalling ninety three episodes between 1990 and 1996.It was prod...
frank sidebottom gets his own itv show frank side bottom's fantastic shed show

From Frontman To Funnyman It’s…..

Frank Sidebottom's Fantastic Shed Show, 1992 Frank Sidebottom was a character created by the late Chris Sievey, who during the 1970's/80's had fronted a band called The Freshies.The Frank Sidebottom charac...
Paul O'Gradsy stars as his hilarious comedy character Lily Savage in an evening with lilly savage

An Evening With Lily Savage

An Evening With Lily Savage, 1996 They'd all had a go: Ken Dodd, Jasper Carrott, Dame Edna, so it was only right that Paul O'Grady's hugely popular character Lily Savage was included.There are a few subtle...