Ghosts

Ghosts, 2019 A surprise instant hit from the writers of Horrible Histories.  Ghosts is a sitcom deliberately aimed at a pre-watershed audience.  It boomed from a modest 2.5 million viewers on it's premier to 5...
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The One…..

The Ones - Series One ? Comedy has seen a huge resurgence in the last decade with comedians playing to sell out audiences in huge arenas and TV desperately trying to find the next classic sitcom. Regular vi...

My Family

My Family, 2000 Many see My Family as the modern day equivalent of 1970’s comedy ‘Butterflies’ Head of the house hold Ben is a Dentist, wife Susan can’t cook, dysfunctional family, all sound familiar ? It w...

Beast

Alexander Armstrong A "Beast"? Not quite. Beast was the name of the BBC sitcom based in a vet's surgery that starred Alexander Armstrong.  Beast ran for twelve episodes, two series of six, between 2000 and 200...

The Worst Week Of My Life

The Worst Week Of My Life, 2004 A sort of comedy of errors based around the premise that anything that can go wrong, usually does.  The worst week of My Life ran for two series between 2004 and 2005.  It retur...
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Porridge – 2016

It's 2016, And We Are Getting A Fresh Helping Of - Porridge Another Sitcom, another revival As part of the BBC's Landmark Comedy Season, under the section "brand new episodes of classic sitcoms" came this o...
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The Return Of ‘Allo ‘Allo !

The Return Of 'Allo 'Allo ! 2007 The Return Of 'Allo 'Allo ! was a one off special filmed in Manchester before a live audience on 22nd March 2007. Written by the show's original writers David Croft and Jere...
Rebecca Root and Harry Hepple star in this hilarious but touching BBC sitcom Boy Meets Girl

A Tricky Situation For This Young Couple

Boy Meets Girl, 2015 Just when I thought that perhaps writers were struggling to come up with ideas for a good sitcom, came this hilarious sitcom about a very tricky subject - Transgender. For years many pe...

Fleabag

Fleabag, 2016 Fleabag is a British Comedy Drama that ran for two series across three channels.  Originally co-produced by Two Brothers Pictures with Amazon Studios, for digital channel BBC Three. The series...
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Lee Evans – So What Now?

So what now ? 2001 So What Now? So was this a natural successor to Some Mother’s Do ‘Ave ‘Em ?  Co-written by and starring Lee Evans, as himself,the show came in for it's fair share of criticism.  However look...