BBC sketch show that while continuing to show the misadventures of a series of popular characters now also introduces a slew of new oddballs and misfits for us to enjoy including Tory Boy and The Lovely Wobbly Randy Old Ladies.
Popular BBC sketch show that introduces a whole host of memorable characters such as Tim-Nice-But-Dim, Wayne and Waynetta Slob, The Old Gits and teenagers Kevin and Perry. The show spawned a slew of spin-off series and films.
In the never ending, high tech war against crime, Detective Constables Bob Louis and David Briggs are the Scud missiles of the police arsenal of intuition, hunches and inspired guesses... ... See full summary »
Two early thirties best friends live together while having completely different personalities. While their girlfriends try to help them take on more responsibilities the boys seldom respond well and usually end up drinking together.
Gordon Brittas is the manager of the Whitbury-Newtown Leisure Centre. Despite his ambition and good intentions, everything seems to go wrong when he's around, despite the best efforts of ... See full summary »
The "Jazz Club" guest Jeremy Quee, who performs the song 'Car Pollution Hypocrisy' was intended to be a satirical parody of jazz/funk singer 'Jason Kay' of Jamiroquai, who, having recorded several songs about the environment, is an enthusiastic and self confessed "petrolhead" who owns and drives a range of luxury and high-performance sports cars . See more »
After the closing credits of the Series 3 finale, we see The Suit You Tailors starring at a armless mannequin's genitals. The Suit You Tailors pull back up the boxing shorts on the mannequin and they nod at each other. See more »
And then Britain gave birth to the finest comedy ever...which was nice.
I pity any American reading this, I truly do. Over here we get the
cream of the sketch show crop. An absolute masterpiece of comedy writing
and acting. In America, the cream of the comedy crop is "Everybody Loves
Some of the catchphrases in the Fast Show are so ingrained into the
national concsience that they are regularly used in just about every type
media outlet. "Football isn't it?" "You aint seen me, right?" "This
I have been mostly..." "Suit you sir!" "Schorchio!" the list goes on.
Paul Whitehouse and Charlie Higson have created here is legend. If there
was a book on how to do great sketch shows, this would be the
The reason the Fast Show works so well is that it has found the balance.
It's funny on the most basic level of physichal comedy and repeated
simplicity for those who wish to switch there brains off for half an
whilst simaltaneously being sharply satirical and brilliantly observed
enough to engage the more cynicaly minded viewer. The fact that Ron
Manager, the football analyst now has his own column in a Saturday Sport
pullout in the Guardian is a measure of what huge cult figures the
characters have become.
So in conclusion I would just like to say:
Son terrenos el kleftikos den teflon do Fast Show est ter keles butros
butros Gahli. Faliahala falihala faliahalay faliahala Chris Waddle. Ten
deros muchos bonkos hinky sminky pinky
Nelson Mandela win on penalties. Hava vin doros fendevicos Sheffield
Uwednesdaye e hemeriodos ton fig leaf e six gerbils.
In other words
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