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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 Geraldine Granger (25 episodes, 1994-2013)
Gary Waldhorn ...
 David Horton (25 episodes, 1994-2013)
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 Hugo Horton (25 episodes, 1994-2013)
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 Jim Trott (25 episodes, 1994-2013)
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 Owen Newitt (25 episodes, 1994-2013)
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 Alice Tinker / ... (24 episodes, 1994-2007)
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 Frank Pickle (22 episodes, 1994-2013)
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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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(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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Dawn French initially requested to play Alice Tinker, because she felt the vicar wouldn't be funny enough and that she understood Alice's humor. She later requested that the Vicar have some sort of faults - hence her being a bit lonely, a bit vain, and having a massive chocolate obsession. See more »

Quotes

Alice: Well the pregnancy test said I'm not pregnant. The hamster didn't turn blue.
Geraldine: I'm sorry, I don't think I'm familiar with that particular test.
Alice: Oh yes, it's very common in Dibley. You go out and you buy a hamster, and you wee on it. And if it turns blue, you're pregnant.
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If you wait until the end of the end credits, the vicar tells a joke. See more »

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Referenced in Rev.: Episode #1.1 (2010) See more »

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Psalm 23
(Vicar of Dibley theme)
by Howard Goodall
Performed by Christ Church Cathedral Choir
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Brilliant
21 June 1999 | by See all my reviews

"Vicar of Dibley" is one of the funniest comedies from anywhere I have ever seen, "no no no no, yes". You will not be sorry, if you miss it on tv, get it out on video. Laughter is good for the soul, plenty here.


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