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The Vicar of Dibley 

A boisterous female minister comes to serve in an eccentricly conservative small town's church.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Dawn French ...  Geraldine Granger / ... 26 episodes, 1994-2015
James Fleet ...  Hugo Horton 26 episodes, 1994-2015
Trevor Peacock ...  Jim Trott 26 episodes, 1994-2015
Gary Waldhorn ...  David Horton 25 episodes, 1994-2013
Roger Lloyd Pack ...  Owen Newitt 25 episodes, 1994-2013
Emma Chambers ...  Alice Tinker / ... 24 episodes, 1994-2007
John Bluthal ...  Frank Pickle 23 episodes, 1994-2013
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Storyline

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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UK

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English | Latin | Hebrew

Release Date:

10 November 1994 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

A Dibley-i lelkész See more »

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Runtime:

(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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Stereo

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Color

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

James Fleet was always in mind for the role of Hugo Horton. See more »

Quotes

Geraldine: David! Let joy be unconfined. But I am NOT playing scrabble.
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Crazy Credits

Dawn French is supplied by French & Saunders. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Ricky Gervais Live: Animals (2003) See more »

Soundtracks

Psalm 23
(Vicar of Dibley theme)
by Howard Goodall
Performed by Christ Church Cathedral Choir
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Funny, lighthearted and uplifting
24 March 2001 | by joshualiederSee all my reviews

I borrowed this series on videotape from my local library after a couple of women in church suggested it to me. I love the show, from its opening music to its silly joke after the credits. Not usually a fan of "foreign" humor but the characters in the series are warm, crazed, real folk who make you smile. Thanks for entertaining me. I would love to have a Vicar just like yours in my town!


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