Comedy Clicks – This Week – Pushing Up Daisies and Coming Next

Each week, we will be taking an in depth look at some of the best sitcoms and comedy shows from both the UK and the USA.

Today we will be looking at a comedy where there is hardly any information about these two shows that are connected that I decided to put them together as the second one was actually the second series of the same show – Pushing Up Daisies and Coming Next 

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About the Show

Summary of Plot

A sketch show which serves up parodies, impressions, satire, songs and plenty of recurring characters and motifs.- Curious British Telly 

 

Number of Seasons / Episodes

2 Seasons

 

Characters:

Chris Barrie
Gareth Hale
Norman Pace
Carla Mendonca

 

 

 

 

Trivia

  • EastEnders is reimagined as WestEnders featuring Kensington’s finest celebrating their wealth in the Schitz Cocktail Bar and the Two Rons discuss their latest undertaking which is a funeral parlour, they put the fun in funeral apparently.
  • Hale and Pace’s are two pun obsessed friends who take on various guises and dispense pun after pun
  • Pushing Up Daisies and Coming Next were both produced by Paul Jackson Productions
  •  Seven episodes of Pushing up Daisies and six episodes of Coming Next were produced and transmitted at 11pm on Saturdays.

 

 

Clips

Chris Barrie as James Bond

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