Bottom

Bottom, 1991 Anarchy and slapstick come together brilliantly in the BBC sitcom that ran three series between 1991 and 1993.Over time Bottom has being reputed as the most violent example of British Televisi...

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...

Believe Nothing

Believe Nothing, 2002 Proving that even with Rik Mayall in the starring role not everything turns to gold.Believe In Nothing was a short lived ITV sitcom that ran for just six episodes.  With Rik Mayall as...

The Young Ones

The Young Ones - 1982 Perceived by many at the time as the birth of alternative comedy The Young Ones was the cult BBC comedy classic that surprisingly only ran for 12 episodes over 2 series between 1982 and 1...
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Man Down

Man Down, 2013 Stand Up comedian Greg Davies turns his hand to another top rated sitcom: Man Down.Somebody at Channel 4 must have had an idea that this show was going to be successful.  As before the first...
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A Kick Up The Eighties

A Kick Up The Eighties , 1981 It's the early 1980's and we come accross a sketch show that introduces us to some rather well known names that would go on to much greater things.Created by Tom Gutteridge (w...

Comedy legend Rik Mayall dies at just 56

Rik Mayall's manager has confirmed that Rik Mayall has died at the age of 56. At this stage no details of the reason for his death have been released but he was left in a coma back in 1998 after a quad bike acc...