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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Gimme, Gimme, Gimme  »

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The shows creator, Jonathan Harvey, appeared in the series three times. As a wedding guest at Tom and Gloria's wedding, as an actor in the sofa advert and as Linda's dream make up artists. See more »

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Tom: Oh, what do you know about love?
Linda La Hughes: I know it's in the dictionary between labia and lust.
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Endlessly hilarious show!
17 November 2003 | by (Southport Lancashire Uk) – See all my reviews

One of my favourite comedies of all time, GGG is lewd, rude and exceptionally crude! The funniest episode for me is when Tom gets off with the sofa salesman and Linda gets the job in the factory, which introduces us to Daisy, one of her workmates (who made me cry with laughter). No matter how many times I watch this show repeated, it always makes me laugh - thanks for this BBC, youv'e cheered me up on numerous occasions with it!.


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