Gimme Gimme Gimme (1999–2001)

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A sitcom about two dreamy roommates in London. Gay unemployed actor Tom Farrell has a vague ambition to become the British Tom Cruise, but his career is going nowhere, and his love life ... See full summary »

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 Linda (19 episodes, 1999-2001)
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 Tom (19 episodes, 1999-2001)
Beth Goddard ...
 Suze (14 episodes, 1999-2001)
Rosalind Knight ...
 Beryl (13 episodes, 1999-2001)
Brian Bovell ...
 Jez (13 episodes, 1999-2001)
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A sitcom about two dreamy roommates in London. Gay unemployed actor Tom Farrell has a vague ambition to become the British Tom Cruise, but his career is going nowhere, and his love life isn't too hot either. Linda La Hughes is about as attractive as a centenary nun, yet has delusions of romantic love and actually aims at Tom, by far the most attractive man in her life, even if he is only into men. Yet as life keeps knocking them down, they are sort of condemned often to depend on each-other for want of better. Written by KGF Vissers

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"69 Paradise Passage" is actually 40 Warwick Road, Ealing, London. The studio sequences were done in Studio 2 of The London Studios, SE1. See more »

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Linda La Hughes: I should've been black. It's only a fluke of nature that I weren't.
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Great side-splitting humour!!
1 November 1999 | by (New Zealand) – See all my reviews

What can I say? A great script with comical lines and superb acting. Although I only caught the last three episodes I quickly found myself hooked on this show. Kathy Burke does a great job as an overweight, sex-obsessed dimwit while James Dreyfus shines in his role as her gay flatmate. While I have not seen either of these actors in other roles previously, I will be keen to catch up on some of their other roles in the future. If you are the type of person who can be offended by the use of coarse language, or adult themes, then I suggest perhaps you give this show a miss but for those with a thick skin, I guarantee this show will give you plenty of laughs. I hope there will be more to come.


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