Mog

Mog, 1985 If you were watching TV in 1985, you may remember this sitcom that usually went out around 4pm Sunday afternoons.Mog was a TV sitcom based on a novel of the same name from 1970.  The lead charact...
andrew sachs starred in in the ill feted channel 4 sitcom dead ernest that ran for just one series in 1982

Dead Ernest

Dead Ernest - 1982, Andrew Sachs Forgotten Sitcom An attempt by Andrew Sachs to break away from Manuel, Dead Ernest was a Channel 4 sitcom that unfortunately only ran for one season.  It was the first sitcom t...

Friday Night Dinner

Friday Night Dinner, 2011 Friday Night Dinner is a Channel 4 sitcom that to date (2020) has ran for six series, running to thirty five episodes since 2011.During it's run the show has been twice nominated ...
frankie howerd live

Frankie Howerd – Live – 1986

Frankie Howerd - Live - 1986 After being absent from our TV screens for five years in 1986 Frankie returned with a one off live show. Superfrank The title given to the recording of Frankie Howerd's live show...

Assaulted Nuts

Assaulted Nuts, 1985 Short lived Anglo-American project for Channel 4.  Despite an all star cast this fast paced sketch show lasted just seven shows in 1985.Perhaps one of the reasons behind it's failure w...

Father Ted

Father Ted, 1995The multi award winning Channel 4 sitcom: Father Ted ran for twenty five episodes over  three series.It was produced by Hat Trick Productions especially for Channel 4.  As well as being ...

Crashing

Crashing, 2016 Before Fleabag Phoebe Waller-Bridge had another hit sitcom.Crashing first aired in 2016, running for just one series over six episodes.SummaryCrashing followed the lives of six twent...

Black Books

Black Books, 2000 Critically acclaimed Channel 4 sitcom Black Books was the brainchild of Dylan Moran and Graham Lineham.  It ran for three series between 2000 and 2004 , running to eighteen episodes.As we...

Drop The Dead Donkey

Drop The Dead Donkey, 1990 Perhaps not so well remembered these days, but this Channel 4 satirical sitcom was huge in it's day.  After an un-broadcast pilot episode the show ran for sixty five episodes over si...
the snail sketch from trigger happy tv

Trigger Happy TV

Trigger Happy TV, 2000 Hidden camera TV shows are nothing new, they've been around since the 1960's when Bob Monkhouse presented early editions of the UK version of Candid Camera.Trigger Happy TV gave the ...