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 ...

The Dangerous Brothers – 1985

Warning Contains Adult Material Dangerous Brothers refers to a series of sketches performed by: Rik Mayall and Ade Edmondson on the Channel 4 show: Saturday Night Live.Although the pair had appeared togeth...

The Ricky Gervais Show

The Ricky Gervais Show, 2010 The Ricky Gervais Show was an American-British animated comedy series produced for and broadcast by American broadcaster HBO in the USA and Channel 4 in the UK.The series used ...

Max And Paddy’s Road To Nowhere

Max And Paddy's Road To Nowhere, 2004 A six part spin off from Phoenix Nights written by Peter Kay and Patrick McGuiness.It sees the return of the two Bolton doormen/bouncers as they take a trip around Bri...

The Kit Curran Radio Show

The Kit Curran Radio Show, 1984 The Kit Curran Radio Show is an often forgotten, short lived ITV sitcom.First airing in 1984on ITV  it starred Dennis Lawson of Star Wars, Holby City and New Tricks fame. It...

Nightingales

Nightingales, 1990 Running for two series (thirteen episodes) between 1990 and 1993, Nightingales is a British sitcom set around the antics of three security guards working the night shift.After the first ...

Mapp And Lucia

Mapp And Lucia, 1985 Mapp and Lucia was a comedy drama series based on three 1930's novels by E.F. Benson.The show ran for two series of five episodes each in 1985 and 1986.  It has since been released ont...

Is It Legal?

Is It Legal? 1995 Award winning comedy from the writer of Men Behaving Badly and Hardware, Is it Legal? ran for three series (twenty one episodes) between 1995 and 1998.Is It Legal? was initially screened ...