rory mc grath is among the cast for channel 4 sitcom chelmsford 123

The Romans Are Coming To Chelmsford

A sitcom set in Roman times but with a twist.  Whilst Frankie Howerd's classic Up Pompeii and ITV 2's Plebs are both set in Rome, this one moves to British shores.Chelmsford 123 was a Channel 4 offering, th...
kevin bishop parrodies harry hill

The Kevin Bishop Show, 2008

About to star in a new series of Porridge, this was the show that brought Kevin Bishop to the attention of TV comedy viewers.The show ran for two series of six episodes in 2008 and 2009.Originally commi...
Norman Beaton is Desmond in the popular TV series Desmonds

Desmonds

Desmonds, 1989 Something from Channel 4 that perhaps doesn't get the credit it deserves.  Desmond's was a Channel 4 sitcom, featuring a predominantly Black British Guyanese cast, that ran for 6 series between ...
karl Pilkington as Dougie and Ricky Gervais as Derek

Derek, 2013

Ricky Gervais: stars , writes and directs Derek.  Described as a "A bittersweet comedy drama about a group of outsiders living on society's margins" this comedy drama ran for two series and a Christmas Special ...
channel4's cult sitcom "peep show"

Peep Show, 2003

Channel 4's much loved cult favourite the Peep Show started out in 2003 and by 2010 it had become the channel's longest running comedy.The lead rolls were played by two rather well known comics that went on...
frankie howerd live

Frankie Howerd – Live – 1986

Continuing to look at the stand up side of British comedy, we look back to 1986 and Frankie Howerd. Superfrank The title given to the recording of Frankie Howerd's live show, at the Playhouse Theatre, Weston ...