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Dating Videos – Ladies Seek Men

One of the most popular sketches in the Channel 4 female series SMACK THE PONY (1999-2003) was the ‘Dating Agency’.  Oh such innocent times. If you have a few minutes enjoy some great female characters (all played by the same trio?) talking to camera and all looking for luuuurve Credit …

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Vintage Comedy – SMACK THE PONY

Smack the Pony was a British all-female comedy sketch show that ran from 1999 until 2003 on Channel 4. The main performers on the show were new faces Fiona Allen, Doon Mackichan and Sally Phillips who also wrote the series along with a large number of writers – the core of …

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WATCH: Americans Watch Father Ted

Father Ted is a Channel 4 commissioned sitcom that was produced by British independent production company Hat Trick Productions. Created by Irish writers Arthur Mathews & Graham Linehan and directed by Declan Lowney, the series starred a predominantly Irish cast and originally aired over three series from 21 April 1995 until 1 May 1998, including …

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TV News: New Alan Carr series for Ch4

Alan Carr is opening his own social club in a new four-part entertainment series for Channel 4 – and that’s a long way from working in Tesco! The Chatty Man star is to front Alan Carr’s Happy Hour (w/t), which is being made by Hungry Bear Media, the indie established by …

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TV NEWS – ABC to remake Raised By Wolves

Happy ending! Juno creator Diablo Cody is adapting Caitlin Moran’s recently cancelled British sitcom Raised by Wolves for US network ABC. Cody has teamed with Berlanti Productions, which currently has six series on the air including The Flash and Arrow, to develop the half-hour comedy for the Disney-owned network. Cody …

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In 2012 THE RUBBERBANDITS and Sideline Productions produced a one off show for Channel 4 Comedy. The special was filmed in Limerick and directed by BAFTA / IFTA award winning Irish director Declan Lowney (credits Fr Ted, HELP; Moone Boy; Coogan/Partridge movie Alpha Papa amongst many). Below you can watch the full half hour show …

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