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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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Comedy

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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 »

Company Credits

Production Co:

TalkBack Productions See more »
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Runtime:

(14 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

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Color
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Did You Know?

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 »

Goofs

The Bass Player living with a Flautist and a Ballerina says she lives with "Three Artists" when in fact she lives with two. See more »

Quotes

Various Characters: [OCD Doctor] I don't want to look at your stitches!
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Alternate Versions

In Germany, this show has an entirely different title sequence. Furthermore, the theme tune has been replaced with "I Don't Want a Lover" by Texas. See more »

Connections

Featured in De wereld draait door: Episode #7.76 (2012) See more »

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Genius!
9 September 2003 | by firifficSee all my reviews

The writing of this comedy along with a superb cast lead by three extremely funny women make this show wonderful. The half an hour speeds by leaving you wishing for more, much more. The scenes are always unpredictable so there is always a surprise. If you get the chance to see any of them, don't miss it!


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