Three female comics perform sketches dealing with a wide variety of topics, from irritating flatmates to workplace issues to people who pretend to be ill to get free things or special treatment.
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 Various Characters (23 episodes, 1999-2003)
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Three female comics perform sketches dealing with a wide variety of topics, from irritating flatmates to workplace issues to people who pretend to be ill to get free things or special treatment.

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Embrasse le poney  »

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Julia Louis-Dreyfus is a big fan of the show, and subsequently offered Sally Phillips a recurring guest part as the Finnish Prime Minister on Veep (2012). See more »

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Various Characters: [Vet] So this is?
Various Characters: Harry.
Various Characters: And Harry is...?
Various Characters: Not very happy.
Various Characters: Clearly. And Harry is... a?
Various Characters: Hamster!
Various Characters: Yes, of course.
[to self]
Various Characters: Hamster, Hamster, Hamster!
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Featured in Channel 4's 30 Greatest Comedy Shows (2012) See more »

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Clever, seemingly big-budget - shot on film
29 September 2000 | by (New York) – See all my reviews

I like the shot-on-film look, especially for many of their sketches which are "realistic." They seem to shoot in a variety of locations, and the actors are quite versatile. Also note that this is not "British humor", which I don't always get. I just caught this on Bravo (9/29/00).


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