It Takes A Worried Man

It Takes A Worried Man, 1981 Another hit comedy lost in the mists of time.  It never ceases to amaze me the amount of great British sitcoms that have aired over the years, yet with all these extra channels we ...
main cast of the hit channel 4 sitcom the inbetweeners

The Inbetweeners

The Inbetweeners, 2008 The inbetweeners sounds like a good title for a horror movie.  However it was the hugely successful sitcom that ran for eighteen episodes over three series from 2008.Hailed as one of...
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Frankie Howard Is On The Comeback Trail….

Frankie's On...1992 Throughout his career Frankie Howerd had had many revivals.  however it was towards the end of his life that he found a new following among students.This lead to him addressing the Oxfo...
jo brand turns her hand ro sitcom when she joins an alstar cast for channel 4 comedy damned

From Stand Up To Sitcom, Jo Brand Stars In….

Damned, 2016 Damned started life in 2014 as an episode in the Sky Arts 'Playhouse Presents in 2014.At the the time of the pilot episode it wasn't commissioned as a series.  Clearly writers Jo Brand and Mor...
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It’s Not Car Share, It’s …..

That Peter Kay Thing, 2000 An early television outing for comedian Peter Kay.That Peter Kay Thing ran for six episodes in 2000.  A pilot episode had are two years earlier in 1998.Many of the characters...
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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...