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 that was given one of the highest budgets in BBC history – French and Saunders
About the Show
Summary of Plot
Number of Seasons / Episodes
Dawn French – Various Characters
Jennifer Saunders – Various Characters
- written by and starring comic duo Dawn French and Jennifer Saunders.
- Widely popular in the late 1980s and the early 1990s, the show was given one of the highest budgets in BBC history
- Unlike many parodies that are done in a straightforward manner for effect
- Certain spoken phrases and sight gags that referenced previously performed sketches (often from years before) were incorporated for loyal fans
Amy and Britney
Any Dream Will Do
I know Him So Well