British Men Behaving Badly (1992–1999)
"Men Behaving Badly" (original title)

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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 ... See full summary »

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 Gary (44 episodes, 1992-1999)
Caroline Quentin ...
 Dorothy (42 episodes, 1992-1998)
Leslie Ash ...
 Deborah (42 episodes, 1992-1998)
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 Tony (38 episodes, 1992-1999)
Ian Lindsay ...
 George (25 episodes, 1992-1998)
Valerie Minifie ...
 Anthea (25 episodes, 1992-1998)
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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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Although well known as a BBC series, the first two series were originally shown on rival network ITV who cancelled the series after two years. See more »

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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 »

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Dorothy: Gary doesn't understand periods. He thinks they're something to do with the moon.
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Great British humour
30 May 2000 | by (England) – See all my reviews

If you Americans want to know anything about British culture, forget the 4 Weddings and a Funeral depictions, this comedy series provides the 'real' slice of British life. Focusing on the lives of two housemates (Gary and Tony) and their girlfriends (Dorothy and Deborah), this witty series explores the everyday experiences of work, sex, love and relationships in an appauling true to life manner.


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