Comedy

COMEDY

          Dame Edna: Live at the Palace (This Show drew more than 6.1 M Viewers)

The queen of gladioli (aka Australian comedian Barry Humphries) takes up an 

invitation from Her Majesty to stay at Buckingham Palace over the Christmas period, 

and she's been allowed to invite a few friends around. Guests include Jeremy Irons, ex-

Spice Girl Mel C, Ronnie Wood and the entire Osbourne family. It's chaos in diamante 

specs as she moves into her grace and favour apartments - the corgis have been 

warned..

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COMEDY

Alistair McGowan: Posh and Becks Big Impression (Special 2001)

Master impressionist Alistair McGowan takes a satirical look at David and Victoria 

Beckham in this compilation of sketches from previous shows.




COMEDY

Parkinson 2002
(Average Views 2.4 Million)
The undisputed king of chatshows returns with more wonderfully relaxed and

entertaining interviews with top names from the world of showbiz. Among those 

appearing in this series are Tom Hanks, David Bowie, Michael Palin, Ricky Gervais, 

Norah Jones, Stephen Fry, Gillian Anderson, David Attenborough, Pierce Brosnan, Halle 

Berry, the Duchess of York Sarah Ferguson  and Michael Caine. There is also music ,

from Madness, James Taylor, Diana Krall, Elaine Stritch Natalie Cole, David Gray and 

Lionel Richie.

 

COMEDY

The Catherine Tate Show
(Average Views 2.8 Million)
A self-titled sketch show from the Perrier-nominated comedian.This hilarious series is a

menagerie of instantly recognisable characters, from the Hollywood actress with an 

over-enthusiastic penchant for botox to the screaming housewife who hollers every 

time her toast jumps from the toaster. Characters from everyday life are parodied to the 

extreme as the talented actress morphs through ages, accents and wigs. The critics are 

hailing Tate as the most exciting female comic performer around.



COMEDY

Lizzie and Sarah

Two of the UK's best female writer/performers are behind this devastatingly dark 

comedy short about two 50-something suburban housewives perpetually mistreated 

and ignored by unloving, selfish husbands. The highlight of their otherwise dull lives is 

their role in an amateur dramatic society. Following the death of a popular local 

teenager and a dismal birthday lunch endured by Sarah, the two friends decide to get 

away from it all with a spur-of-the-moment shopping trip. As the day unfolds, they hit 

upon a way to wreak revenge.


               COMEDY

               Extras: Xmas 2007 Special

Ricky Gervais and Steven Merchant sign off in style, bringing the multi-award-winning,

critically acclaimed Extras to an emotional and emphatic end. Former 'background  

artist' Andy Millman has achieved fame and fortune. His transformation from bit-

part stand-in to household name is now complete.


 The Office Franchised to 14 Countries!

                Read the Write-up on ā€œThe Award Winning Officeā€ Series!
                An astounding 202 Episodes that has never lost any money for the Channels.
                (Up to 4.6 Million Viewers Watched on BBC.3)



                                  Little Britain
             (Average View / first round 4.2 Million)

Comedy Episodes: 1 x 60'
First TX Date: 27/07/2007
Australia... former colony, fond of cross-dressers and the home of Neighbours. So 

maybe it was inevitable that Little Britain on telly would be so successful here. But 

what will the Australians make of the live show? Matt Lucas and David Walliams have 

packed a bus load of Brits along with a truck full of wigs and dresses and set their 

comedy compass to down under. Featuring sketches from the live show.

 


Comedy Episodes: 2 x 30'
First TX Date: 25/12/2006
All of your favourite characters from Little Britain are going abroad for Christmas! Lou 

and Andy are on their way to Disneyland, Carol 'Computer says no' Beer has taken a job 

as a holiday rep in Spain, and part-time mental health patient Anne is soaking up the 

culture at The Louvre in Paris. Last but not least, we get to find out what happens when 

Marjorie visits a Fat Fighters group in the States to learn how they...

 
 
Comedy Episodes: 6 x 30'
First TX Date: 17/11/2005
Have you ever thought about visiting Britain? Well, let's hope this lot don't put you off! 

Series Three of the ultimate catchphrase comedy sees the welcome return of some 

favourite characters including Lou and Andy, Marjorie and the Fat Fighters club, 

Michael and Sebastian, and teenage delinquent Vicky Pollard. Some very interesting 

new faces are also introduced, such as Dudley, who buys a mail order...

  


Factual Entertainment and Lifestyle Episodes: 1 x 30'
First TX Date: 22/12/2004
A behind the scenes documentary on the making of the second series of the hit comedy

Little Britain. Matt Lucas and David Walliams provide a glimpse into the creation of their grotes



Comedy Episodes: 6 x 30'
First TX Date: 19/10/2004
You could learn a lot about our glorious land from this award-winning sketch show. 

Find out how Britain lives and breathes through the enduring characters of Dafydd, the 

only gay in his village;Emily Howard, the unconvincing transvestite who protests "I'm a 

lady!"; Lou, the caring protector of manipulative wheelchair-bound Andy; and Vicky 

Pollard, the scheming, thieving, lying teenager.


Comedy Episodes: 8 x 30'
First TX Date: 16/09/2003
We have a surreal tour of the British Isles in this comedy sketch show, adapted from an 

award-winning radio series, as it looks at life in the new millennium by following the 

lives of some extraordinary and sometimes sinister folk. Meet Emily, an unconvincing 

transvestite who runs a guesthouse by  the sea, Jason, who is passionately in love with 

his best friend's grandmother






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