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British Men Behaving Badly 

Men Behaving Badly (original title)
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.
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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
Martin Clunes ...  Gary 45 episodes, 1992-2014
Caroline Quentin ...  Dorothy 42 episodes, 1992-1998
Leslie Ash ...  Deborah 42 episodes, 1992-1998
Neil Morrissey ...  Tony 39 episodes, 1992-2014
Ian Lindsay Ian Lindsay ...  George 25 episodes, 1992-1998
Valerie Minifie Valerie Minifie ...  Anthea 25 episodes, 1992-1998
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Storyline

This comedy series is all about two mates, Gary and Tony who share a two bedroom home. They are grown men who act like a couple of drunk two year olds, who spend their time either drinking beer at the local Pub, or at home having all MALE conversations on the couch (while drinking beer). Written by Graham Wilson Jr <diex@suburbia.net>

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English

Release Date:

8 October 2000 (USA) See more »

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British Men Behaving Badly See more »

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(38 episodes) | (4 episodes)

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Stereo

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Color
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Trivia

The first two series, (the first starring Harry Enfield, Martin Clunes, Caroline Quentin and Leslie Ash and the second starring Clunes and Neil Morrissey along with Quentin and Ash), were actually produced for ITV who then cancelled the show. The BBC then took over two years later in 1994 for the remainder of the show's run, retaining the series two cast. See more »

Goofs

In the early seasons Gary had a driving licence and was shown having hired a car to spy on Dorothy as seen in season 4, episode 2, "Infidelity", and in season 3, episode 2, "Bed" is seen borrowing Dorothy's car to go to the chemist to buy antacid; but by season 6 he can't drive and has never driven, as seen in season 6, episode 3, "Jealousy" See more »

Quotes

Neville: [doing a crossword puzzle] Twelve across, five letters, god. That's got to be Jesus, right?
Tony: They're not the same thing, though, are they?
Neville: Yeah, Jesus is the same as God, isn't he? A bit younger.
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Alternate Versions

On the original broadcast, there were no on-screen episode titles (which are rare in British sitcoms), but they have been added to the Video & DVD releases. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Come Fly with Me: Episode #1.1 (2010) See more »

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Men Behaving Brilliantly
16 January 2005 | by cari_73See all my reviews

Brilliant, hilarious, crude, and did I say brilliant!!! Neil is great in these series, as is Martin, Caroline and Leslie. The look at their hum-drum lives couldn't be funnier and yet so close to the heart of so many of us out there!!! These two unlikely house-mates (Clunes and Morrisey) somehow make a fantastic coupling of characters which tug at the funny-bones, and even a little at the heartstrings, as they try to impress (but often insult) the patient and persevering Deborah and Dorothy. Not to mention their less than impressive career moves. Leaves a certain American series starring a certain American comedian for dead!!!


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