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Toast of London 

Steven Toast, an eccentric middle aged actor with a chequered past, spends more time dealing with his problems off stage than performing on it
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Matt Berry ...  Steven Toast 19 episodes, 2012-2015
Shazad Latif ...  Clem Fandango 19 episodes, 2012-2015
Robert Bathurst ...  Ed Howzer-Black 18 episodes, 2012-2015
Doon Mackichan ...  Jane Plough 18 episodes, 2013-2015
Tim Downie ...  Danny Bear 17 episodes, 2012-2015
Harry Peacock ...  Ray Purchase / ... 13 episodes, 2012-2015
Tracy Ann Oberman ...  Mrs. Purchase 8 episodes, 2012-2015
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Steven Toast, an eccentric middle aged actor with a chequered past, spends more time dealing with his problems off stage than performing on it

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Country:

UK

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English

Release Date:

20 August 2012 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Тост из Лондона See more »

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Objective Productions See more »
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Stereo

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16:9 HD
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After the episode shown on the UK's channel 4 on the 9/12/15 Matt Berry and the Maypoles performed the theme song live. See more »

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Steven Toast: I can hear you Clem Fandango.
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Greatest comedy ever?
1 April 2016 | by bengilmorebenSee all my reviews

This needs a series 4 this year. It really does. I first saw Matt Berry on the house of fools show, and saw him in the BAFTA's for this show.

Now, the absolute brilliance of this show. ALL of the characters fit in perfectly. What I think I like about this show is that the entire cast consists of secondary characters, all made to revolve around the single main character: Steven Toast.

It seems that the true comedy from Toast comes from his reaction to all the manic events around him.

For example, in certain scenes, Steven Toast wouldn't be half as funny if the secondary characters were replaced.

I think it is just the way Steven Toast deals with things with his incredibly out of place and eccentric personality makes it all the better. He treats it almost as if it is just normal. And his unpredictability always takes you by surprise, and always gets you laughing.


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