channel 4 go regal with their sitcom the windsors

A Very British Send Up

 The Royal Family Video Album A Highly respected and much loved British Institution the Royal family have not been exempt from the satirists and comedy writers.Today on the occasion of another Royal weddin...
andrew sachs starred in in the ill feted channel 4 sitcom dead ernest that ran for just one series in 1982

In Tribute To Andrew Sachs

Actor Andrew Sachs has died at the age of 86.  In tribute we are running this brief post featuring his best known character Manuel from Fawlty Towers.  We are also re-running a post we did on his forgotten sitc...
Michael Crwford is to reprise his role as frank spencer alongside bradlet wiggins for sport relief 2016

Sports Relief, 2016

What has comedy got to do with sport? you may ask.  Well many top comics come out ad put themselves through the ringer in aid of a good cause.  This year Jo Brand did her "walk of hell" from the east side of Br...
Ricky Gervais and friends star in Gervais' and Merchant's second comedy offering for the BBC Extras

Extras – 2005

After the success of The Office, two years later Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant returned to TV screens with an eagerly awaited second comedy series.Their second offering was a joint venture between HBO ...

Saturday Nights Now V’s Then ?

Keep meaning to do this.  Here in 2015 and for what seems like years gone by Saturday night TV seems to be dominated particuarly during the autumn/winter by three programs.  For the BBC it's Strictly, and Docto...