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The Vicar of Dibley (1994–2007)

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A boisterous female minister comes to serve in an eccentricly conservative small town's church.

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Series cast summary:
 Geraldine Granger / ... (26 episodes, 1994-2015)
 Hugo Horton (26 episodes, 1994-2015)
 Jim Trott (26 episodes, 1994-2015)
 David Horton (25 episodes, 1994-2013)
 Owen Newitt (25 episodes, 1994-2013)
 Alice Tinker / ... (24 episodes, 1994-2007)
 Frank Pickle (22 episodes, 1994-2013)


The 100-something vicar of the small English village of Dibley has passed on. A new vicar has been requested for a replacement. What they get is Geraldine Granger, a non-traditional, chocolate loving, rock n' roll playing vicar. That is not what gets the citizens of Dibley in a uproar though. It's because she is a woman. Still, that doesn't stop Geraldine from proving her worthiness to the village. After time, the villagers (with the exception of influential David Horton) accept Geraldine as The Vicar of Dibley. Written by Pat McCurry <ccgrad97@aol.com>

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Release Date:

10 November 1994 (UK)  »

Also Known As:

A Dibley-i lelkész  »

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(Comic Relief Specials) | (Season 1-2) | (Season 3, 1996 Easter Special, 1997 Christmas Special, 2005 New Years Special) | (2004 Christmas Special) | (2006 Christmas Special, 2007 New Years Special - finale)

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Richard Armitage plays Harry Kennedy and now is also known as Thorin Oakenshield in "The Hobbit" See more »


Alice: I just hope Hugo doesn't go off me now.
Geraldine: Why would he go off you, you stupid little idiot?
Alice: I don't know, I might lose my female sexual allure. I'm already putting on weight. I've put on four pounds in the last month, that's a pound a week. If I go on at this rate by the time I'm fifty I'll weigh 82 stone which is more than a walrus, and I don't want to look like a walrus.
Geraldine: Alice, you haven't been feeling sick at all, have you?
Alice: Yeah, every single morning.
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Crazy Credits

End credits always begin with 'Bless you for watching'. See more »


Referenced in Ricky Gervais Live: Animals (2003) See more »


Psalm 23
(Vicar of Dibley theme)
by Howard Goodall
Performed by Christ Church Cathedral Choir
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Make sure you are wearing rubber pants - you'll wet yourself laughing
16 April 2008 | by (norway) – See all my reviews

What can I say that has not already be said, except that I stupidly sat down and watched all of series I in a single sitting and had serious laughter pains in my stomach and tears rolling down my cheeks. Oh the sheer joy. Just started on series 2 with series 3 in the mail from the US. The standard doesn't seem to have dropped, incredibly, it just rises. Dawn French and company (lets not forget the writers) manage to entertain at an incredibly high level - every single line is a gem - the end of episode joke after the credits should not be missed - it is so bad it creases you up with laughter.

The show is a blast - a perfect 10/10.

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