The Little Britain team parodies the various types of characters associated with life in a major British airport. That includes flight and ground staff from regular - and low budget ... See full summary »
After three award-winning television series, Matt Lucas and David Walliams took Little Britain on the road. Their triumphant tour culminated with this amazing performance at the Blackpool ... See full summary »
Based on the highly successful Radio 4 series, Little Britain is a hilarious exploration of the British Isles and its curious inhabitants after a successful pilot earlier this year. The programme travels from the Scottish highlands, through Wales, the tranquil English countryside and the less tranquil council estates of Britain's inner cities, while the narrator (Tom Baker) adds his insightful and eloquent comments for those less familiar with these fair Isles Written by
A Jason and Granny sketch in Series 2 which saw Jason being caught by Gary, his mom and his sister having sex with Gary's grandmother was filmed, but deleted because it was deemed too naughty and shocking. The deleted scene was featured in the special features on the Series 2 DVD. See more »
Britain, Britain, Britain. We've had running water for over ten years, we have a tunnel connecting us to Peru, and we invented the cat.
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The narrator, Tom Baker, says a different random thing about Britain and/or its people as the opening credits play in each episode. See more »
'Little Britain' was huge back in the early noughties here in the UK. It's catchphrases were part of everyday slang, and merchandise flew off the shelves. It stars out of Matt Lucas and David Walliams was proclaimed to be a 'classic'.
Now look at it. Go into any charity shop and you'll see DVD's of it, unloved and unwanted. It's not repeated by the BBC, who loved it at the time and both Lucas and Walliams seem to want to distance themselves from it as quickly as possible.
The reason for this is through the passing of time we've realised that it was rubbish, unfunny twaddle, that only highlighted out low the standard of British comedy was at the time.
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