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A Brilliant Show!
16 February 2004 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Holding the baby has to be one of the funniest comedies have watched, it always made me laughed and the acting was brilliant. I still have episodes of Holding the baby on tape and wish they would repeat it or bring it back for a new series. This is one of the best comedies ever. A show you can watch over and over again and never get bored.


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