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Swiss Toni 

Sitcom about an eccentric second-hand car dealer and his staff.

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Charlie Higson
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2004   2003  

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Emma Rydal ...  Miranda 16 episodes, 2003-2004
Charlie Higson ...  Swiss Toni 16 episodes, 2003-2004
Rhys Thomas ...  Paul 16 episodes, 2003-2004
Simon Day Simon Day ...  Geoff 16 episodes, 2003-2004
Matilda Ziegler ...  Ruth / ... 15 episodes, 2003-2004
Elizabeth Spriggs ...  Swiss Toni's Mother 12 episodes, 2003-2004
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Storyline

Swiss Toni continues to run his car salesroom with his small staff consisting of his receptionist, a junior salesman (Paul) and a drunken senior salesman Geoff. While selling cars may well be like "making love to a beautiful woman" but Toni's life is not all roses. Written by Bob the Moo

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

10 February 2003 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Pisnesmies Toni See more »

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Runtime:

(6 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color
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Quotes

Paul: Help help, Geoff. A little girl has fallen in the Penguin Plaza and I'm scared the penguins will eat her!
Geoff: Penguins Don't eat kids, it's the other way around!
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Spun-off from The Fast Show (1994) See more »

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Watching Swiss Toni is rather like enjoying Fine Wines and Belgian Chocolates.
11 January 2010 | by Gandalf606See all my reviews

What a fantastic 'old school' comedy from Charlie Higson! The show just got better and better as it went on - the characters deepened, and Mr Higson cleverly developed Swiss from his Fast Show days into a much more complex and lovable human being in this delightful comedy. Of course, not every episode was equally brilliant - but how many shows are? But over the two series, we got laugh out loud farce, great one liners, superb interplay especially between Swiss and his staff, and some super little stories. The only character I didn't enjoy much was 'mother' whom I found rather irritating at times, but over all, a fantastic little gem of a series. Shame they don't make them like this anymore.


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