Re-made In The USA

UK Sitcoms That Were Re-made In The USA Sitcoms have been part of the fabric of British society since the 1950's.  We've seen some classics over the years, but it's not just Britain that likes it's sitcoms. ...
bob monkhouse gameshow host, comedian and all round entertainer

You Can’t Keep A Good Show Down

Even If You Re-Name It..... There is always a debate to be had around whether or not the old shows are the best, often people laugh at wobbly sets or are just not interested in old.  If these vintage shows are...

Cooper and Walsh

Cooper and Walsh, 2014 The sitcom that should have been but never was Last Of the Summer Wine ended in 2010.  Over it's thirty year plus time on air it produced some of comedy's greatest characters.  Among th...

Rising Damp

The Course Of True Love Never Runs Smooth In Rising Damp Without doubt ITV's finest sitcom and definitely worthy of it's classic status.Rising Damp ran for twenty eight episodes over four series between 19...
Often forgotten nirthern comedian norman evans stars in his only comedy series for the BBC The Norman Evans Show from 1956

The Norman Evans Show

The Norman Evans Show, 1956 Les Dawson often referred to fellow comedian, Norman Evans as the inspiration for his much loved Ada character.Norman Evans, was a Northern comedian/actor/writer who was very bi...

Curry And Chips

Curry And Chips - 1969 Perhaps the most controversial sitcom ever made.  Curry And Chips was a six part comedy based on an idea from Spike Milligan and featured an all star cast.The series was supposed to ...

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 ...