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Smack the Pony 

Three female comics perform sketches dealing with a wide variety of topics, from irritating flatmates to workplace issues to people who pretend to be ill to get free things or special treatment.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Fiona Allen ...  Various Characters 24 episodes, 1999-2017
Doon Mackichan ...  Various Characters 24 episodes, 1999-2017
Sally Phillips ...  Various Characters 24 episodes, 1999-2017
Sarah Alexander ...  Various Characters 23 episodes, 1999-2003
Darren Boyd ...  Various Characters 21 episodes, 1999-2003
Cavan Clerkin ...  Various Characters 18 episodes, 1999-2003
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Three female comics perform sketches dealing with a wide variety of topics, from irritating flatmates to workplace issues to people who pretend to be ill to get free things or special treatment.

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Official Sites:

Channel 4 [UK]

Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

10 November 1999 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Embrasse le poney See more »

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TalkBack Productions See more »
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Runtime:

(14 episodes)

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Stereo

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Color
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Trivia

Julia Louis-Dreyfus is a big fan of the show, and subsequently offered Sally Phillips a recurring guest part as the Finnish Prime Minister on Veep (2012). See more »

Quotes

Various Characters: [handed an Atlas] Oh, yeah, right! Like someone's really drawn out all the Countries in a book!
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Connections

Featured in De wereld draait door: Episode #7.63 (2011) See more »

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Great Show!!!!!
24 July 2001 | by mildcknSee all my reviews

"Smack the Pony" is, without a doubt, one of the best TV shows out there. Ever since I came upon it by accident while channel surfing, I have loved it. The show is very unique and very creative. If you are a fan of British comedy, or of sketch comedy, or if you just want a good laugh, you will enjoy "Pony". It is a shame that Bravo tends to show it sporadically here in the US. Well, that's better than them not showing it at all.


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