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Little Britain 

TV-MA | | Comedy | TV Series (2003–2006)
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Matt Lucas and David Walliams, the creators of this character-comedy sketch show, delight in all that is mad, bad, quirky and generally bonkers about the people and places of Britain.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Matt Lucas ...  Various Roles / ... 23 episodes, 2003-2006
David Walliams ...  Various Roles / ... 23 episodes, 2003-2006
Tom Baker ...  Narrator 23 episodes, 2003-2006
Paul Putner ...  Various Roles / ... 23 episodes, 2003-2006
Anthony Head ...  The Prime Minister 23 episodes, 2003-2006
Joann Condon Joann Condon ...  Fat Pat 21 episodes, 2003-2006
Charu Bala Chokshi Charu Bala Chokshi ...  Meera 20 episodes, 2003-2006
Steve Furst ...  Various Roles / ... 16 episodes, 2003-2006
Leelo Ross Leelo Ross ...  Tanya 14 episodes, 2004-2006
Ruth Jones ...  Myfanwy 14 episodes, 2003-2006
Stirling Gallacher ...  Margaret / ... 13 episodes, 2003-2005
Stephen Aintree ...  Fat Fighters Taxi Driver / ... 10 episodes, 2003-2005
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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 Anonymous

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Official Sites:

BBC [UK]

Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

20 June 2004 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A Pequena Grã-Bretanha See more »

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Runtime:

| (12 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

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1.78 : 1
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Trivia

George Dawes, the scorekeeper whom Matt Lucas played in "Shooting Stars" and was created by Vic Reeves and Bob Mortimer was not considered by Matt Lucas to be a regular character in the show. Marjorie Dawes was George Dawes's mother in "Shooting Stars". See more »

Quotes

Denver Mills: I'd like to welcome you all to the Annual Police Dinner. My name is Denver Mills and I am a former Olympic Silver Medallist. When I think about it, being an Olympic runner, is a lot like being a police officer-we both spend most of our running chasing after black guys, but the difference is I actually beat some of mine, not just BEAT them like you do.
[Silence. Denver exits the stage with a bottle of alcohol]
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Crazy Credits

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 »

Alternate Versions

In 2005 the Australian Broadcasting Corporation showed repeat episodes as fillers, condensed to 15 minutes with the title Very Little Britain. See more »

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Fantastic. Brilliantly casted and performed.
3 December 2004 | by Kariann-2See all my reviews

This TV series is not for the faint of heart and what I mean by that is those easily offended by the complete lack of Political Correctness should not watch this series. Who needs political correctness anyway when David Walliams and Matt Lucas come together in this incredible sketch comedy. I can't decide which character I love best. The Rubbish Transvestite, Emily Howard, performed by David Walliams is lovable in an outrageous 'No-She-Didn't' kind of way. Daffyd Thomas, charmingly portrayed by Matt Lucas, completely refuses to acknowledge the other gays around him for he is 'The only gay in the Village!' and therefore leads a lonely life to protect himself from rejection. Vicky Pollard has to be my favorite this week. Her inability to string together a comprehensive sentence is perfectly executed with lightening speed. I don't know how anyone could walk away without being impressed by this team of writers\actors. The performances are phenomenal. The Dialog is very strong. I'm purely gutted that I'm not able to watch the series while here in America. Saying that, the majority of Americans are just not going to 'Get it'. Having also said that, I'm an American and I love it!


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